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What's the most important/most used item in everyone's first aid kit? (assuming that things like extra clothing, power bars, space blanket etc. are already covered)

The pre-packaged first aid kits aren't exactly right, so I'm currently adding lots of bits and pieces to mine. I'd hate to find out the hard way that I'd missed something important.