Should I wear compression stockings at night?

Compression Stockings . 7 answers . 4 years ago

I had the procedure this morning and wore the compression stockings all day but I can't remember if the Dr. said to wear them when I sleep?

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4 years ago by Center for Venous Disease - Glendale (View Profile)

You should follow the doctor's orders or make an appointment to discuss.

4 years ago by Center for Venous Disease - Glendale (View Profile)

You should follow the doctor's orders or make an appointment to discuss.


4 years ago by Innovative Vein (View Profile)

They should be worn the first night.

4 years ago by Innovative Vein (View Profile)

They should be worn the first night.


4 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center (View Profile)

Call your doctors office to find out the specifics of your treatment.

4 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center (View Profile)

Call your doctors office to find out the specifics of your treatment.


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

Compression stocking are not necessary when lying flat, but check with your physician because he or she may not want you to remove them for a period of time for other reasons.

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

Compression stocking are not necessary when lying flat, but check with your physician because he or she may not want you to remove them for a period of time for other reasons.


4 years ago by Miller Vein (View Profile)

There are many different opinions. Usually, we have patients wear the stockings for 48 hours straight then daytime use for 2 weeks.

4 years ago by Miller Vein (View Profile)

There are many different opinions. Usually, we have patients wear the stockings for 48 hours straight then daytime use for 2 weeks.


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

Following sclerotherapy I have the patient wear compression for 48 hours.Following vein closure the stockings are worn for 10 days and removed for showers.

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

Following sclerotherapy I have the patient wear compression for 48 hours.Following vein closure the stockings are worn for 10 days and removed for showers.


4 years ago by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

In general compression hose are worn during waking hours only. However, it is not unusual for them to be worn overnight if the treating physician is relying on them for post procedure
compression. In my office we have them worn continuously for 1 week after certain procedures.

4 years ago by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

In general compression hose are worn during waking hours only. However, it is not unusual for them to be worn overnight if the treating physician is relying on them for post procedure
compression. In my office we have them worn continuously for 1 week after certain procedures.


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