are many treatment methods for varicose veins, which are caused by
enlarged veins as a result of cramps that occur especially during
night time. Compression stockings, one of these methods, are widely
used today. Blood flow regulatory effect of these stockings which
reduce the pain stemming from varicose vein and alleviate complaints
even temporarily with its relieving effect is also quite strong.
purpose of compression stockings, which are generally known to be
tight, is to fix the contracting veins by protruding from the skin.
In this way, the enlargement of the veins that remain stable slows
down and varicose veins are prevented.
Are The Benefits Of Compression Stockings?
benefit users in many ways. These stockings, which are particularly
ideal for people who are at risk of blood coagulation in their legs,
should be used especially in the following situations. Thus,
enlargement of the veins and varicose veins are prevented;
long term bed rest,
the postoperative rest period,
using birth control pills,
standing for a long time.
should be worn for the comfort of the person also in the following
there are varicose veins in the leg,
there is a leg ulcer situation,
there are leg swelling problems,
to Use Compression Stockings?
person who will use the compression stockings should wear the
stockings as soon as they wake up in the morning. It is recommended
to wear the stockings, even before getting out of bed. The way the
stockings are worn is vital. In this process, there are some tips on
how to wear these stockings which is quite tight.
example, when wearing the open toe compression stockings, you
should put on dishwashing gloves and then put on the compression
stocking over it. Since
the stocking is open toe, the glove can then be easily removed.
the stocking is hard to put on over ankle, wearing process can compel
the person. However, since the person will get used to this process
after a while, the compression
can be put on in a much more practical way.
the use of these kinds of stockings, they should not be rolled.
Otherwise, the stockings loss its effect and no longer benefits the
the symptoms such as pain, swelling and heavy feeling on the legs are
reduced when the stockings are used, this means that they are
beneficial and are used properly. Therefore, the desired benefit is
obtained from the compression stockings.
Compressions Stockings Have A Curative Property?
is important for people who will use the compression stockings to
know that they relieve temporarily.
stockings produced to reduce the pain of the patient during the
treatment process do not have curative property. It only alleviates
the problems caused by varicose veins.
Are the Symptoms of Varicose Veins?
veins caused by enlargement of the veins bring along a very painful
process. For this reason, a specialist physician should be consulted
and necessary precautions should be taken as soon as they are
noticed. The most common symptoms of varicose veins are as follows:
or purple swellings forming in your legs,
in your legs,
heavy feeling in your legs,
in your legs (oedema),
in your legs.
stockings that can be used easliy by almost everyone are quite safe.
However, the stockings should be properly worn.
the stockings are rolled over the leg while wearing, undesired
problems may occur.
Should Not Use Compression Stockings?
there is one of the following diseases, compression stockings should
not be used by no means.
with skin infeciton disease,
with pulmonary edema,
bacak şişmesi hastaları, kullanmalıdır.
use of compression stockings can pose many risks for people with such
Are the Types Of Varicose Veins?
are 2 different types of varicose
caused by enlargement of veins. These are as following;
varicose veins are generally blue or purple swollen veins that form
behind the knee and around the ankle.
large venous varicose vein, on the other hand, is the swelling of the
skin due to insufficiency of the large veins in the leg.
to Choose Compression Stockings?
buying compression stockings, the best stockings for fulfilling the
need should be selected. You can get support from a specialist
physician. However, if there is a reticular varicose veins disease,
knee high compression stockings should be used. In addition, in large
venous varicose veins, either thigh high compression stockings or
pantyhose models should be preferred.
Should Be Done To Prevent Varicose Veins?
are many important points to be done to prevent the formation of
swollen veins that cause varicose veins. These are mainly as follows:
person should exercise regularly. Activities such as walking,
swimming, jogging and cycling are particularly useful.
should not stand for an extended period of time. Compression
should be used if you have to work in this way.
you have a sedentary work, you should stand up occasionally and move
should watch out your weight.
you are an overweight person, you should lose weight.
should not sit
cross-legged for a long time.
wear should be preferred. Tight clothes should be avoided.
shoes should be avoided. Comfortable sneakers should be preferred.
should eat healthily and care should be taken against health
problems such as constipation.