Scholl Flight Socks Silky Black provide compression factor 14-17 using new yarn technology for a smooth, silky feel. Soft fibre stocking for a more comfortable fit and easier to apply, it helps to prevent swollen ankles and tired aching legs.
Normal ankle and calf sizes fit within these ranges. If you believe your ankle or calf size may fall outside these ranges or if the product feels too loose or restrictive such that it causes pain or discomfort during application or in use, discontinue use and consult a Healthcare Professional for guidance. To ensure correct fitting, Scholl recommends you measure your calf and ankle at the points indicated on the diagram prior to travelling.
Wearing compression hosiery can help reduce the risk of DVT
Do not use if you have serious circulatory problems such as active arterial or venous disease. Please consult a Healthcare Professional on the suitability of this product if you have any of the following: previous history of Venous Thrombosis (blood clots), Superficial Vein Thrombosis, Diabetes, Severe Obesity, reduced mobility including Paralyzed Lower Limb, Heart Disease, Severe Varicose Veins, recent major surgery or injury to Lower Limbs/Abdomen, Stroke, Cancer, Chemotherapy treatment, genetic Blood Clotting Disorder (eg: Factor V Leiden), or if you are pregnant
Risk factors to DVT* - Previous history of Venous Thrombosis (Blood Clots) and Pulmonary Embolism - Age above 40 (risk increases with age) - Pregnancy - Use of Oral Contraceptives or Hormone Replacement Therapy -HRT - Obesity - Varicose Veins - Recent surgery or injury, especially to lower limbs/abdomen - Cancer - Genetic blood clotting abnormalities (eg: Factor V Leiden) *Based on World Health Organization International Travel and Health
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