The travel stocking for healthy veins and to prevent thrombosis during travel. Please click the download below to see the measuring guide and choose the correct size. Stockings come in beige or black.
The main benefits of wearing compression stockings is to prevent DVT during long-haul flights and long car or coach journeys. In addition, wearing Mediven travel prevents swollen feet and leg ache during travel. These symptoms are due to low blood flow and a build up of fluid in the tissues.
To avoid a DVT wear compression socks and exercise the legs to encourage blood flow through the veins and keep well hydrated. (please see your GP for advice regarding taking medication such as asprin).