At home remedies for pain in legs?

Sclerotherapy . 7 answers . 3 years ago

I had large veins done and also spider veins with 3 or 4 treatments about 1 year ago. Now I am having sharp pains in the veins in my legs everyday. My legs are still very tender. Any at home remedy for this, no money left.

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3 years ago by General Vascular Surgery Group (View Profile)

Compression Hose. elevation.
Michael D. Ingegno, MD

3 years ago by General Vascular Surgery Group (View Profile)

Compression Hose. elevation.
Michael D. Ingegno, MD


3 years ago by Center for Venous Disease - Santa Fe (View Profile)

No. You need to be evaluated (ultrasound) to see what is causing the pain. Thanks
James A. Heinz-M.A.H.A.

3 years ago by Center for Venous Disease - Santa Fe (View Profile)

No. You need to be evaluated (ultrasound) to see what is causing the pain. Thanks
James A. Heinz-M.A.H.A.


3 years ago by Vein Specialties of St. Louis (View Profile)

You should first determine that the pain is actually from your veins. You can visit your doctor for an ultrasound examination. After that try wearing your compression hose during the day to see if that gives you relief along with a course of anti-inflammatory medication (ibuprofen, asprin, aleve etc). It is unlikely to be related to the sclerotherapy after all this time.
In our practice, I usually remover larger veins through cosmetic punctures rather than doing sclerotherapy. Once out, they are gone. Sclerotherapy on larger veins can be unsuccessful.
Norman N. Bein MD FACS RVT

3 years ago by Vein Specialties of St. Louis (View Profile)

You should first determine that the pain is actually from your veins. You can visit your doctor for an ultrasound examination. After that try wearing your compression hose during the day to see if that gives you relief along with a course of anti-inflammatory medication (ibuprofen, asprin, aleve etc). It is unlikely to be related to the sclerotherapy after all this time.
In our practice, I usually remover larger veins through cosmetic punctures rather than doing sclerotherapy. Once out, they are gone. Sclerotherapy on larger veins can be unsuccessful.
Norman N. Bein MD FACS RVT


3 years ago by Angelo N. Makris MD (View Profile)

Wear compression hose.

3 years ago by Angelo N. Makris MD (View Profile)

Wear compression hose.


3 years ago by VeinCare Centers of Tennessee (View Profile)

The best home remedy is maintenance of normal body weight, periodic elevtion of the legs higher than the heart, avoidance of prolonged sitting or standing, and routine daily use of elastic support hose.
Stephen F. Daugherty, MD, FACS, RVT, RPhS

3 years ago by VeinCare Centers of Tennessee (View Profile)

The best home remedy is maintenance of normal body weight, periodic elevtion of the legs higher than the heart, avoidance of prolonged sitting or standing, and routine daily use of elastic support hose.
Stephen F. Daugherty, MD, FACS, RVT, RPhS


3 years ago by Heart and Vein Center (View Profile)

I am afraid there are no home remedies. The best you can do at home will be to use compression stockings daily, exercise at least 30min everyday and elevate the legs when possible.
Dr Farhy

3 years ago by Heart and Vein Center (View Profile)

I am afraid there are no home remedies. The best you can do at home will be to use compression stockings daily, exercise at least 30min everyday and elevate the legs when possible.
Dr Farhy


3 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

Unfortunately there are no home remedies. You need to be evaluated by your vein specialist and you may need a venous ultrasound to rule out andy superficial or deep phlebitis.

3 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

Unfortunately there are no home remedies. You need to be evaluated by your vein specialist and you may need a venous ultrasound to rule out andy superficial or deep phlebitis.


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