Can help prevent: Risk of circulatory problems such as Deep Vein Thrombosis - DVT, Swollen ankles, Tried aching legs, In addition, if used long term: Treat and prevent superficial and early varicose veins, Provide therapeutic relief from mild leg pain. Compression Level 14-17mmHg
Scholl fight socks: Long period of inactivity, combined with the cramped conditions and dehydration with one occur on long flights, can cause a number of circulatory problems including deep vein thrombosis - DVT (blood clots). Scholl Flight Socks offer the appropriate amount of the clinically proven graduated compression to help blood circulation and help prevent the build up of excess fluid in the legs.
SHOE SIZE GUIDE: B= (9-12, 43-47) 15.0'-17.0', 38.0cm, 44.0cm, C= 10.0'-11.5', 25.5cm-30.5cm, D=10.5'-11.5', 26.5cm-30.5cm.
content: 85% Nylon, 15% Elastane.
Do not use if you have serious circulatory problems such as active arterial or venous disease, Consult a healthcare professional: If you have a previous history of arterial or venous disease, If you suffer from diabetes, If you are currently using prescribed compression hosiery, Risk Factors to DVT: Personal/ Family history of blood clots, Age above 40, Pregnancy, Female Hormone medication (contraceptive pill/HRT) Height over six feet or under five feet, Obesity, Former or current malignant disease, Varicose Veins, Heart disease, Recent surgery or injury, especially to lower limbs/abdomen, Inherited blood clotting defect (e.g. Leiden V Factor), Immobilisation for long periods, If you have any of these conditions please consult a Healthcare Professional/Pharmacist on the precautionary steps you should take before flying, including the possible need to wear a higher level of compression hosiery and its appropriate selection.