Medical-grade compression stockings you can rely on. Comfortable and durable, these good-looking sheer knit stockings will see you through six months of daily wear if cared for according to the instructions.
Includes a ‘veno-glider’ to help you put them on.
Class 1 compression
70% nylon polyamide
Made in Switzerland
Why wear them?
Our medical-grade compression stockings are graded CCL 1 – compression class 1 – and provide relief for mild symptoms. They have graduated compression, which is the most effective for keeping blood flowing. Compression starts at the ankle then reduces from the foot to the knee. Expect your compression stockings to be firm.
A DVT (deep vein thrombosis) is caused by a blood clot blocking a large vein deep inside the leg. It can be very dangerous it if breaks away and travels to your lungs.
Risk factors for DVTs:
- lack of movement over many hours
- sitting in confined spaces with bent legs
- not drinking enough fluids.
As well as an increased risk for those:
- over 60 years
- who are overweight.
Easy-care: suitable for washing machine and dryer.
Wash to a max temperature of 40°C.
Don’t dry clean.
Don’t use bleach or fabric softener.
Tumble dry at low setting.