Small First Aid Kit

Small First Aid Kit #68
This kit will stop you bleeding on your clothes and will shorten your hospital stay by a small amount.
Reduces hospital by 20 minutes and restores 5% life. Increases medical cooldown by 10 mins.
Buy Price

Small First Aid Kit (commonly abbreviated to "SFAK" by players) is a Medical item that can be purchased from (but not sold to) the Pharmacy.

Unlike Blood Bags, SFAKs can be used by any player to reduce Hospital time.

The Small First Aid Kit was one of the items available at the launch of Torn on 15 November 2004, having been introduced during the Torn City Beta.


The SFAK is primarily obtained by opening Boxes of Medical Supplies, which have a chance to give 50 SFAKs. It can also be purchased at the Pharmacy, found through city finds, and obtained from the Medical job special to steal a SFAK for two Medical Points once a player reaches the rank of Houseman.

SFAKs can be purchased from the Mission reward shop in varying quantities.

Small First Aid Kit at Mission reward shop
Quantity Cost
5 * ~5 Mission reward credits
25 ~69 Mission reward credits
50 ~113-131 Mission reward credits
100 ~192-214 Mission reward credits

* This offer only appears for new accounts.


Using a SFAK will increase a player's Life by 5% of its maximum, increase medical cooldown by 10 minutes and reduce Hospital time by 20 minutes if a player is in the hospital. While the SFAK's life gain and hospital reduction are inferior to Blood Bags, SFAKs have the benefit of being usable by anyone.

Historical Notes

At release, SFAKs did not restore any life and had no cooldown. [1] Medical cooldown was added at the same time as Booster cooldown and the Medical 2.0 update gave FAKs the ability to restore life in 2015. [2]

Image History

Small First Aid Kit Image History
Years Used Image
July 2012 [3] to December 2017 VrzyVHw.jpg
December 2017 to present DmzWzxY.png

A pre 2012 image for the Small First Aid Kit showed a metal military tin with a red cross on it. This image has likely been lost to time.


The Small First Aid Kit was most likely the final item added to Torn in its Beta phase before the full game went live in November 2004.

Patch History

Released in Patch list #


  1. TCbasic, Hospital (24/07/10)
  2. Chedburn, Medical 2.0 Released (25/02/15)
  3. Chedburn, Patch: Fixes and Updates 19/07/12 (19/07/12)