Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air will be the first airline to offer over-the-counter medications on flights.
The company announced today that it would sell UrgentRx fast-acting flavored powder medications during flights. Denver-based UrgentRx offers Headache Relief to Go, Heartburn Relief to Go, Upset Stomach Relief to Go, Ache & Pain Relief to Go, Allergy Attack Relief to Go and Critical Care Aspirin to Go.
The flavored powders can be taken without water. Packets are $2 each.
“Providing travelers with easy-to-take over-the-counter relief of common discomforts is an easy way to make travel more comfortable, which is why we are excited to welcome the UrgentRx product on-board,” said Allegiant President and Chief Operating Officer Andrew Levy.