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My legs feel colder now that I'm wearing my compression stockings; is this normal?

My legs feel colder now that I'm wearing my compression stockings; is this normal?

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Replied on 1/10/2012

By: Heart and Vein Center  |  Rodolfo D. Farhy, MD, FACC, FAHA
Lathrup Village, MI


It is possible that you have too high compression and is affecting you arterial blood circulation. Other possibility is that your aterial blood circulation is already diminished and the stockings are making it worse.
Rodolfo D. Farhy, MD, FACC, FAHA


Replied on 1/10/2012

By: Vein Specialties of St. Louis  |  Norman Bein, M.D.,FACS,RVT
Creve Coeur, MO


It is quite possible. When you have varicose veins and venous insufficiency there is blood "pooling" in your legs which can make them feel hotter and the veins can be inflammed. Compression re-directs
This blood into the deeper veins and improving the circulation resulting in cooler legs.
Norman N Bein MD FACS RVT


Replied on 1/10/2012

By: General Vascular Surgery Group  |  Michael D. Ingegno, M.D.
Robert O’Neil Gingery, M.D.
Lamont D. Paxton, M.D.

San Ramon, CA


If they're too tight they can restrict circulation. See your provider to check.
Michael D. Ingegno, MD


Replied on 1/10/2012

By: Angelo N. Makris MD   |  Angelo N. Makris, M.D. Interventional Radiology Center
Oak Brook, IL


No, this is not normal. You should be evaluated for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) and then adjust compression grade of the prescribed compresion hose.


Replied on 1/3/2012

By: Vanish Vein and Laser Center  |  Dr. John Landi, FACS, RPVI, RPhS
Medical Director, Diplomate Am. Board of Phlebology

Naples, FL


Compression stockings should not make your legs feel colder. There is not enough information to give an explanation. You should have your circulation evaluated by a vascular surgeon.


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I had a pulomonary embolism, can I take my compression stockings off while I exercise? (8 answers)
I had a pulmonary embolism a month ago. I want to start exercising gradually (I'm an active young adult), but I think it'll be uncomfortable with the compression stockings. I know it can be difficult to put them on again and that I should wear them all day. What do you recommend? Is it OK to take them off when I exercise?

If you wear thigh-high compression stockings, will it cause your overall body to feel cold? If so, is this OK? (8 answers)
I'm normally hot-natured. I wore compression stockings yesterday and felt cold. I took them off last night and felt my normal self this morning. Does this mean they're too tight? Or, does this mean it's helping my circulation and I'm not used to it? Thank you

Can compression stockings cause headaches? (8 answers)
I have been asked by a dr. to wear compression stockings until we find out if I have a blood clot in my lower right leg. I wonder if a side effect of wearing them could be headaches. Thank you.

My compression stocking is pinching the top of my knee and leaving sore marks, should I continue to wear it? (8 answers)
The knee-high compression sock is pinching the top of my knee and leaving sore marks (indentations). My job requires me to stand all day. I have spider veins in my ankles and on the side of my outer calf. Should I continue to wear the stocking even though it's uncomfortable?

Sciatica pain. Will compression stockings help with the pain? (8 answers)
I presently suffer from a sciatica for the 1st time. Lots of pain in my calf area and particularly in one pinpoint spot in the calf along with hip/groin pain.
I wonder if stockings will help my calf pain and is it safe at 20/30 compression?
Thank you

Who benefits from wearing Compression Stockings? (8 answers)
What devices are available to help me put on my compression stockings?

I wear compression Stockings since my pulmonary embolism, do I need to wear these stockings during sport & exercise? (8 answers)
Is this necessary?

Is your leg supposed to hurt when you wear compression stockings? (8 answers)
Around my knee was hurting, and the doctor said I'm now getting varicose veins. Current treatment is to wear stockings and take Daflon, but now when I wear the compression gd 2 stockings, my entire leg is hurting.

Compression hose (8 answers)
I bought compression hose online at a doctor recommended site. Does the tightness and compression in the stomach cause a problem from the hose? I thought you want to avoid tightness in the stomach area.

Why do my muscles hurt more in my legs? (8 answers)
I was measured for the stockings and need to use them during my pregnancy, but I find them uncomfortable, itchy and my leg muscles or calf muscles have been killing me since I started using these stockings. I'm thinking it's not worth it!

Will it hurt me if I wear class II stocking with spider telangiectasia legs? (8 answers)


My leg is swollen with compression stocking is this normal? (8 answers)
I have dvt in my right calf, it has only been 3 weeks since i found out. My leg still swells after 3 weeks even when i wear my compression stocking 20 -30. Is this normal. Should I be take it off and elevate my leg or leave it on?

Are footless compression stockings just as effective as full-coverage hose following endovenous laser ablation? (8 answers)
My vascular surgeon did an ultrasound and prescribed endovenous laser ablation. She also suggested that I wear compression stockings after the procedure. However, due to severe psoriasis and eczema on my feet, I cannot wear full-coverage stockings that cover them. They must always be in wet dressings, but cannot be fully covered. Would footless compression stockings be just as effective as full-coverage hose following the procedure?

What are the alternatives to TED stockings for patients with very, very sensitive skin? (8 answers)
I have a patient who needs TED stockings post-hip replacement surgery, but she has very, very sensitive skin. Any type of textile causes redness and itching. Do you know of any alternatives?

What do I do if my thigh-high stockings are digging into my groin? (8 answers)
I'm a few days out from a knee arthroscopy and manipulation. I have had the TED hose before when they did an ACL reconstruction and never had a problem. The stocking that was recently prescribed has been digging into my groin, causing it to become raw and painful. What can I do to fix this?

Is it common to have a bad experience wearing the Ted stocking? (8 answers)
I had total hip replacement on the left side and after surgery wore thigh-highTed stockings on both legs. I woke up in the middle of the night with stinging pain in one leg above the knee. My stocking had rolled down. The doctor did ultrasound and there was no clot. My leg hurts and then goes numb. Is this normal and what should I do?

Can compression stockings cause pain? (7 answers)
I was just diagnosed with an SVT in L medial lower leg halfway down. My symptoms began about 1" below medial knee joint. I just started wearing my compression stockings (20-30 mmHg). There was some relief for 9 hours, but I have much pain just below the medial knee again. Suggestions?

I was given TED hose after hip replacement surgery, how often can I take them off? (7 answers)
I had a total hip replacement roughly a month ago and was given TED hose to wear. I'm a pretty active person. How long can I take the hose off? Do I need to wear them around the house if I am up and about?

A year ago I had stents insterted into both legs. I will be flying long haul soon, should I wear compression socks? (7 answers)


I wore compression stockings to bed and now my right foot aches, is this normal? What should I do? (7 answers)


If my compression stockings are causing my legs and ankles to swell even during elevation, what should I do? (7 answers)
I had a deep vein thrombosis. My legs and ankles have become swollen while wearing compression stockings, making getting shoes on and walking extremely uncomfortable. Elevating my legs with the stockings on doesn't help either. It is only when I take them off and elevate my legs do I feel relief. What should I do?

I have veins showing after surgery (7 answers)
I had long and short libation, strip and avulsions in both legs one week ago. The left leg has been done for the second time, I can see veins still, will they disappear wearing the support stockings?

compression stockings for POTS (7 answers)
I am diagnosed with POTS (dysautonomia). What would be the proper compression? I am 106lb and think that 15-20 compression (recommended) is too low, since stockings do not stretch as they would on a heavier person. Is it safe to switch to 20-30?

What to do when compression stockings increase symptoms? (7 answers)
I had cramp for about a week in right let then swelling around ankle. Went to vein specialist, did ultrasound. No clots but could have been after the fact. Prescribed compression stockings because there is so much pain. Unfortunately no health insurance.

Can i wear my TED stockings if my feet, ankles & calves are already swollen? (7 answers)
I have recently had surgery and was wearing TEDs while I was not mobil, I have had them off for about 4 days and done a lot of walking yesterday and now I have swelling in my feet, ankles & calves. Is it okay to put my TED stockings back on?

Should I be wearing compression stockings? (7 answers)
I am 21 years old and just bought some compression stockings but im not sure if thats what I need. My legs are always very tired, feel heavy, and also feel swollen around my ankles. I've also noticed a couple of spider veins on my legs.

Ankle swelling (7 answers)
Im wearing comprehension stockings for bilateral ankle swelling that began 3 months ago and only have a varicose vein in the left leg. My vascular surgeon doesn't think the surgery will reduce the swelling in the affected leg. What to do?

Does a low pressure compression stockings helps to prevent leg cramps during sleep? (7 answers)
Does a low pressure compression stockings helps to prevent leg cramp during sleep?

I had knee surgery and the doctors put a stocking on my good leg. (7 answers)
I had knee surgey yesterday and they put a stocking on my good leg should i keep wearing it on the good leg?

How long does it take Compression Stockings to work? (7 answers)
How long after starting to wear these, will I see results?My calve has improved, but the ankle is still huge and the foot quite puffy.

How much pressure should a Compression Stocking have? (7 answers)
How does one calculate the compression in stocking?

What level of compression stocking I should get? (7 answers)
I have been running lately and while I run, my left foot gets tingly and wants to fall asleep and then throughout the day from my knee down to my toes it tingles off and on. I believe compression stockings will help.

Had a pulmonary embolism, should I wear compression stockings? (7 answers)
I had a pulmonary embolism, but am not sure if it started from deep vein thrombosis. The doctor compression socks are not mandatory since I am on Xarelto. However, I figured they can only help, even if only a little. What are your thoughts? Are compression stockings safe for me to try? I just want any additional benefit I can get.

Can you have isolated popliteal reflux of 2 seconds and have healthy veins? (7 answers)
I had an ultrasound that showed r>l spiders around ankle, 2 sec reflux rt deep popliteal, everything else OK. He said my veins are great. But, I read >.5 is a problem. Can you have isolated 2 sec reflux and not be pathologic? Should I wear compression hose?

My husband is having pain in his heel after wearing compression socks, is this normal? (7 answers)
My husband started wearing compression socks. They were measured and seemed to be the correct fit for his legs, but then he started having pain in his heel from the socks. Is this normal? He needs to keep wearing the socks.

Which of the three running compression socks are best. (7 answers)
I am considering three different types of running compression socks. One is around 20mmHg, but I don't know if they are graduated because that's the only number I got. The other pair is between 14-28mmHg and is reversely graduated. The last is graduated and between 24-38mmHg. Of the three, which would you recommend?

I have clots in my left leg, can the right leg become affected too? (7 answers)
I have Factor V Leiden and now have two permanent clots in my left leg. I was also recently diagnosed with post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS). My question is about venous insufficiency, as my legs are tired and weak. Even though the clots are just in the left leg, can the right become affected too?

Is leg pain normal when wearing TED stockings? (7 answers)
I have soreness in my legs (inner calf area) when wearing TED stockings, is this normal?

My compression stockings leave a line around my ankle, cut off circulation in my ankle/foot, and cause fluid to build in my foot. What should I do? (7 answers)


After wearing compression hose my head hurts, I feel nauseous, and my teet hurt. Why? (7 answers)
I have leaking valves in the vein of my right thigh. I've been told to wear compression hose level 20-30 mmHg. For two days now, after 2.5 hours, I get a nasty headache in my left temple, my jaw hurts and I feel nauseous. Why is this happening? Is this dangerous?

I have poor circulation in my feet, would compression stockings help? (6 answers)
I'm 16 years old and have poor circulation in my feet, so they're always cold and sometimes they tingle. Also, cuts I get on my feet take forever to heal. Would compression socks help?

My compression stockings make me feel off balance, why is that? (6 answers)
I've recently been diagnosed with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) and have been advised to wear compression stockings. I purchased a pair of 8-15mmHg hose and I feel off balance. My ankles also feel weird when I walk. Is this normal?

Can support hose cause bruising and leg cramps? (6 answers)
I was prescribed compression stockings yesterday after being diagnosed with chronic venous insufficiency with hypopigmentation. Today, I have new bruising on my legs and am having charlie horses. Can this be caused by the stockings? Thank you!

After wearing thigh-high compression stockings, the skin that was in the hose is now lighter in color. Is this a problem? (6 answers)


What material are Compression Stockings made of? (6 answers)
I'm confused which compression stockings to get because when I try to buy online they ask what material.

Where do we buy stockings locally to Huntington Station? (6 answers)
Any recommendatinos on where do we buy stockings locally to Huntington Station?

Should a diabetic wear compression stockings 24 hours daily? (6 answers)
Should compression stockings be worn 24 hours per day continuously or not just worn at bedtime?

Bulging veins in my legs. Wearing compression socks, but legs tend to jerk (6 answers)
I am waiting on surgery for my leg veins and started wearing compression socks again after not wearing them for years. I have only been taking them off when I bathe. My legs have started feeling restless and jerky when I lay or sit. When I take the compression socks off they don't jerk. What can I do in the meantime until the surgery?

Can I wear compression stockings during my menstrual period? (6 answers)
Can I wear compression stockings during my menstrual period?

Can you use body lotion on your legs before you wear TED stockings? (6 answers)
Can you use body lotion on your legs before you wear TED stockings?

I think the compression hose is causing more pain? (6 answers)
I had EVLT greater saphenous vein on right leg in mid May 2011 and two phlebectomys on the ankle. I have A LOT of spider veins on the anterior dorsum of the ankle and it still aches daily. Why does wearing 15-20mmHG hose make it hurt worse? Is this normal?

Wearing Ted Hose 24 hours? (6 answers)
My wife has no movement on her left side, therefore can not move her left leg and can not circulate the blood in that leg. Should she wear Ted Hose 24 hours a day?

My legs throb, twitch, and ache at night. (6 answers)
I am wearing thigh high compression stockings all day long and they are helping but as soon as I take them off at night to sleep my legs start throbbing, tingling, aching, jerking, etc. Should I continue to wear them at night or take them off?

Are my toes in danger if they are numb, stiff, and swollen after wearing compression stockings? (6 answers)


How long should I wear compression socks after a surgery in the abdomen? (6 answers)


Is it normal to get cold feet in one of legs with compression stocking (knee high), but not the other? (5 answers)
I'm a woman in my 20s and wear compression stockings for pain in my legs and because of a family history of varicose veins. While wearing the stockings, one foot and leg tends to get cold. Is this normal?

My new TED stockings hurt, is this normal? (5 answers)
I had acl surgery with a meniscus repair a week ago and left the facility with TED stockings on. I'm waiting for a call back from my surgeon but in the interim I purchased a pair at the local drug store because the others felt dirty after 7 days. The new ones hurt, is this normal?

What is best treatment for lipodermatosclerosis? (5 answers)
For 4 yr I have had inflamed nodules turning into sclerotic tissue. Biopsy first interpreted as Erythema Nodosum, then another path calls it LDS. Full venous studies negative for CVI-perfect veins.Is it reasonable to continue taking Trental..or what?

Should I have Bruises from my compression stocking? (5 answers)
I am 16 years old and was put in a compression stocking on my right foot after fracturing my lisfranc joint in my foot playing hockey 3 months ago. I am now getting bruises on my mid foot where I injured my foot and on the sides. Is this normal?

I'm wearing stockings, but they don't seem to help. (5 answers)
If I'm wearing stockings and they don't help my weak legs, is surgery the next step?

Post phlebitic syndrome 35 years later? (5 answers)
Can you develope post phlebitic syndrome 35 years after having a blood clot in the deep vein?

Chaps style for the wrong leg? (5 answers)
Is it alright to use chaps style compression stockings that state they are for one leg on the other? I have right leg chaps, but want to wear them on my left leg? Can they be turned inside out and worn?

I have a multi colored bruise after heart ablation (5 answers)
I have a big multi color bruise from cardiac ablation but it seems to be traveling down my leg and I have some swelling as well. Is this normal?

Does wearing compression stockings during pregnancy prevent vein problems? (5 answers)
I really don’t want to end up with vein problems once my daughter is born. Can wearing compression stockings during pregnancy prevent varicose veins?

Am I in the beginning stages of developing varicose veins? (5 answers)
I have noticed blue veins in both legs that have never been there before. They run up the calf and behind the knee. When I'm on my feet all day, some of the veins become very blue and others almost purple. They don't bulge. Is this the start of varicose veins?

Will removing my compression stocking do harm? (5 answers)
I was told to wear a compression stocking for six weeks on my right leg after ankle surgery on my left. Will taking it off two days early do any harm?

Which is better for SCI/para injuries, TED stockings or compression stockings? (4 answers)
I have worn a thigh-high TED stocking that is open toe for 20 yrs. I am wondering if being used on a paralyzed leg with moderate DTD activity (as can be), if switching to a compression stocking would be better for regular use & circulatory & DVT risk/care?

I recently developed spider veins, should I wear compression stockings all of the time? Will they prevent more spider veins from developing? (4 answers)


How do compression stockings afect the venous capacitance? (4 answers)
Can you explain how compression stockings work and how they affect the venous capacitance? Thank you

How can someone have an easier time putting on and taking off her compression stockings? (4 answers)
My grandma is 93 years old, and my uncle who she cares for can't get the compression stockings on and off. How can this process be made easier?

What's the right way to put on thigh-high, open-toe compression stockings? What's the max strength that should be worn? (4 answers)


After wearing my Juzo compression stocking for an hour, I began to have pain and tightness in my chest. What should I do? (4 answers)
My Juzo compression stockings seemed too tight despite the fact I was measured and fitted for them by a doctor. After wearing the hose for an hour, I began to have pain and tightness in my chest, which got worse quickly. I removed them and the symptoms settled down. Why would this happen and what should I do?

My compression stockings don't feel tight but they cause my lower calf muscle to get tight and sore, is this normal? (4 answers)
I recently bought a pair of grad compress socks (15-20 mmgh). They feel great on and don't feel too tight but I do notice that my lower calf muscle gets a bit tight & sore wearing them. The socks do not feel tight when they're worn. Is this normal?

Can compression stockings help a severe hematoma? (4 answers)
A car hit my leg and bruised it severely. I have some pain and some problems bending it back. It feels a little numb at times in one area. But I can still feel it.

What can I do about the top of stocking digging into my calf? (4 answers)
The stockings fit but the tops of them dig into my skin and is painful. Is there anything I can do to stop it? Can I put an elastic bandage or something under them to help with that?

Is my compression stocking not allowing a bruise on my foot to heal? (4 answers)
The top of my foot feels bruised and has felt that way for awhile. I wear a compression stocking daily because I did Thrombolysis to clear out a clot. I am 26 yrs old so I usually heal fast. Is the compression stocking keeping the bruise from healing?

What if Compression Stkgs are making my legs hurt worse? (4 answers)
Does this mean that there is something wrong other than varicose veins? It's mostly in my right leg. They make my legs itch, and I get burning sensations. It drives me so crazy I have to take them off! They are 15-20 mmHg and I was measured.

Painful/Sensitive skin after removing stockings? (4 answers)
I wear knee-high compression stockings occassionally for swollen ankles and feet. Why is the skin on my lower legs VERY painful/sensitive to the touch after removing the stockings. Stays painful for about a day. Is this even normal?

When I remove stockings to bathe, the foot of the affected leg is much much pinker. Is that normal? I had knee surgery several weeks ago. (4 answers)
When I remove stockings to bathe, the foot of the affected leg is much much pinker. Is that normal? I had knee surgery several weeks ago.

I had injections in my veins and since then, I have had bad pains and weakness in my right leg. Why is this? (3 answers)
I had injections in my veins and since then, I have had bad pains weakness in my right leg. Why is this?

Is there a way to prevent thigh-high stockings from sticking to my pants? (3 answers)
I find when wearing full-length or thigh-high compression stockings, they cause my thighs to stick to my pants and my pants to ride up higher. They also bunch up at the knees. This mostly happens with tight or light dress pants and when going up stairs. How can I prevent this from happening?

Can I use compression stockings for a hemangioma located in my right leg? (2 answers)


Do compression stockings cause bruises on the mid-foot? (2 answers)
I am a 16 years old and have been put in compression stocking after a severe midfoot fracture I recived playing hockey. I have only been in it for two days and have started to get brusing on my midfoot where I fractured it. Is that normal?

Must I wear two compression stockings for unilateral edema? (2 answers)
I have unilateral edema. I am also diabetic. Must I wear two compression stockings? Also, if my edema is better after wearing the hose, may I skip wearing them till the edema returns?

Why am I bruising from my compression stockings? (2 answers)
I'm on Plavix for heart Issues but my vascular doctor prescribed compression hose for the pain, varicose veins, discoloration and swelling in my legs. Since wearing them I am bruising badly when taking them off. 26 bruises. Are they too tight or what's the problem?

Which type of compression stockings work best when exercising? (1 answer)
I'm 2 weeks post-ablation/microphlebectomy. I want to start back up at the gym, but am unsure of what type of compression to use while working out. Socks/sleeves/pants? Medical grade? Brands? Thanks!

I've experienced severe itching after removing my compression socks, am I caring for the problem appropriately? (1 answer)
I had severe itching after removing my compression socks. The scratching would cause a reaction in the form of inflamed, burning bumps. I now wear knee-high hose under my socks and treat myself with Benadryl tablets and Cortison cream. Am I doing the right thing?

Are my compression socks too tight? (1 answer)
I purchased my compression stockings from a sports store. I have spider veins and am on my feet many hours at my place of work. I get red marks and indentations at the top of my knee-highs after wearing them for 8 to 10 hours. Are my compression socks too tight?

What degree of compression do I need? (1 answer)
I had total knee replacement surgery one week ago today. I would like to purchase a second pair of compression stockings. What degree of compression do I need? I am a female, 69 years old.

How do you know the right compression to wear? (0 answers)
I have a blood clot with a "basket" that has been inserted to catch it. I was told by a PA that I should be wearing a compression stocking to the knee. How do you know the right compression to purchase?

Why do my legs feel like cold water is rushing through them? (0 answers)
I was prescribed thigh-high 20-30 mmHg compression stockings that were fitted by a professional. Minutes after putting them on, my legs felt as if cold water was rushing through them, mostly from the knee down. Is this normal? If not, what could be going on?

Is it safe to increase the grade of my compression stockings to 70 mmHg? (0 answers)
I'm a medical student with severe chronic venous reflux due to a proximal DVT secondary to a hypoplastic IVC. I wear compression 40-50mmHg, but it's still insufficient as my legs swell and tire easily. Can I increase the grade to 70mmHg? My BP is 120/80.

Can tight knee pad straps cause DVT and varicose veins? (0 answers)
I have knee pads I use for kneeling on concrete, etc. The velcro bands are very tight around my leg. Could this cause deep vein thrombosis and varicose veins in my lower leg?

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