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Gloria Med Cotton

100 % NATURAL COTTON FIBERS GENTLY CONTACT THE SKIN

Stockings and pantyhose with high cotton content for a comfortable contact with the skin. Hypoallergenic and transpiratory, the stockings are well suited for those who suffer from dermatological problems. They are also ideal for warm and humid environments, for elderly people, and for people with allergies to synthetic fibers.

COMPRESSION CLASSES:

Cotton 162: compression class 1

Cotton 262: compression class 2

  

Class 1: (18-21 mmHg)
Mild symptoms of venous diseases such as heaviness and fatigue in the legs, combined venous and arterial insufficiency, mild varicosities without significant edema, post sclerotherapy, small varicose dilations of cutaneous veins, initial varices during pregnancy.



Class 2: (23-32 mmHg)
Moderate symptoms of venous diseases such as  aching  heaviness  and  fatigue  in  the legs,  chronic  venous  insufficiency,  post sclerotherapy, prophylaxis of thrombosis, moderate  to  severe  varicosities,  post phlebitic syndrome, lymphedema, stasis dermatitis due to venous insufficiency, post fracture or post surgical edema, edema from burns, varices during pregnancy, pregnant patients with previous phlebitis.



Absolute Contraindications: High grade arterial insufficiency, wet dermatosis, acute dermatitis, cutaneous infections, wearing during bed rest or confinement to bed if not  prescribed by physician (except antiembolism stockings). Metabolic edema, uncontrolled congestive heart failure, intermittent claudication, ischemia.

Relative Contraindications: Sensory loss of the extremity, intolerance of compression stockings materials, advanced peripheral neuropathy ( e.g. diabetes mellitus), rheumatoid arthitis (RA).

Warnings:

Medical compression stockings are designed for day use, unless you have a prescription for night use. It is not necessary to remove the stockings during a short rest during the day.

Important Care information:

  • We always recommend the use of rubber gloves to wear medical stockings

  • Avoid sharp fingernails and toenails

  • Rings with sharp edges cause defects and breakage of the yarn

  • Do not cut off any projecting threads inside the stocking

  • Only use skin care substances which do not have any bad (deterioration) effect on the stockings

Washing Instructions:

Wash daily by hand in warm water, not above 40°C, with detergents for delicate garments. Do not twist the stocking and dry away from heat sources and in flat position, avoid the direct sunlight.

Do not bleach, do not use gasoline or solvents. Do not use fabric conditioner.
Do not iron
Do not dry clean.
Do not tumble dry