You can’t carry around lots of survival kits everyday. Most people make small survival kits so that they could easily carry them everywhere they go. Making your own survival kit with the use of a pill bottle is easy. All you have to do is think of the things that you can put in the bottle and things that you can use in an emergency situation.
Here are some contents that you can put in your pill bottle survival kit:
Place at least 2 matches in a drinking straw to keep them waterproof.
Use these candles in building fire.
You can make your own fire starter straws. All you have to do is insert cotton with petroleum jelly in a drinking straw.
Use index card in building a fire, writing note, making a map, or you can use this to mark a trail when you got lost.
Use safety pins to hold your clothing together or as an improvised fish hook.
Use dental floss as a fishing line or you can use it when sewing torn clothing.
Use tweezers to get splinters out.
Ibuprofen can help you ease the pain, relieve fever, and reduce inflammation.
Use cotton ball as tinder or as a blood clotting tool.
Use alcohol wipes in cleaning your wounds or sterilizing a needle if you need to stitch your wound.
Cover minor wounds using band-aids.
Keep some money in your pill bottle kit.
You can get a piece of aluminum foil about 12.5″x18″. You can make this into a makeshift container or as a windbreak for your fire.
You can also wrap the pill bottle with 550 paracord