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Medical Compression Therapy 

Compression stockings prevent swelling. Designed to be worn all day long: they provide comfort while offering medical grade compression therapy. Compression stockings promote circulation by assisting the venous system to reduce swelling. Compression therapy helps to reduce conditions associated with poor circulation such as ulcers, DVT's and varicosities

There are several classifications of medical compression which are determined by a medical doctor. Each classification has specific characteristics to which the compression levels suits the situation

Non Prescription Medical Compression: 

15-20mmHG

- Heavy, Fatigued, tired legs

- Prophylaxis during pregnancy

- Prophylaxis for legs pre-disposed to risk

- Long hours of standing or sitting

Prescription Required Medical Compression: 

20-30mmHG

- Heavy, fatigued, tired and aching legs

- Mild varicosities during pregnancy

- Mild varicosities with minimal edema

-Minimal edema in upper extremities

-Post-sclerotherapy of small veins. 

30-40mmHG 

- Moderate to sever varicosities with mild edema during pregnancy 

- Moderate varicosities with mild to moderate edema

- Post fracture, post traumatic edema 

- After sclerotherapy or phlebectomy of larger veins or after vein stripping to maintain treatment success. 

- Primary venous ulcer treatment 

- Superficial phlebitis 

-Chronic Venus Insufficiency 

- DVT after completion of basic treatment to prevent or manage manifestations of Post Thrombotic Syndrome 

- Mild primary lymphedema after decongestant therapy to maintain reduction, secondary lymphedema or moderate edema of the upper extremities

40-50mmHG 

- Severe Varicosities 

- Severe Edema

- Primary and reversible lymphedema after decongestant therapy for reduction maintenance

- Chronic Venus Insufficiency

- Severe Post Traumatic and Post fracture edema

- Recurrent venous ulceration

- Severe Post Thrombotic Syndrome

50-60mmHG 

- Primary lymphedema after decongestant therapy for reduction maintenance 

- Severe Post Thrombotic Syndrome