Medical kits for remote areas

Storage

Medical kits must be stored in a safe and secure spot.

They should not be exposed to extreme temperatures. They should be kept between 10°C to 25°C.

All Schedule 4 and 8 medicines must be stored in a locked cabinet or safe.

You must also follow the Australian Code of Good Wholesaling Practice for Medicines.

For more information, go to the Australian Government's Department of Health Therapeutic Goods Administration website.

Read more about storing medicines and poisons.

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Last updated: 07 January 2016

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