Long periods of inactivity, combined with the cramped conditions and dehydration which occur on long journeys, can cause a number of circulatory problems including Deep Vein Thrombosis. Scholl Flight Socks Silky Black help restore healthy circulation through graduated compression within the stockings. They also help prevent swollen ankles and tired aching legs and can reduce the risk of DVT
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.
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