Here is a list of useful items. All are quite cheap and worth stocking at home in readiness for minor illnesses.
For adults and children over 2 years for headaches, sore throats.
For the relief of pain or fever in young children.
SEDATIVE COUGH LINCTUS
For day or painful coughs – but not for coughs caused by common colds. Do not drive or operate machinery when taking this mixture.
One teaspoon diluted in warm water for cleaning cuts and grazes.
For dabbing (not rubbing) on insect bites and sunburn.
For treating septic spots, sores in the nose and grazes.