Varicose veins are a serious disease that, if not properly treated, can cause irreparable harm to health. Unfortunately, it happens very often. Therefore, it is recommended not to delay the trip to a specialist.
Varicose veins have several stages of the disease, which appear on the body in various forms.
- Virtually no symptoms. Feeling of slight heaviness and swelling in the legs in the evening.
- Subcompensatory. Discomfort becomes more distinct.
- Decompensation. Deterioration of the condition, which is manifested by irreversible changes in the legs.
If treatment is ignored, thromboembolism or thrombophlebitis may develop. Based on the current situation, a qualified doctor selects the treatment for the patient.
Methods of treatment
If you turn to the solution of the problem at the first stages of its detection, then you can quickly put the body in order.
With advanced forms, varicose veins are treated exclusively by surgery.
Recommendations for the prevention of varicose veins:
- Be active.
- Balanced nutrition.
At the initial stages, for the best effect, you need to approach the problem comprehensively and regularly.
Compression therapy when special bandages, bandages or knitwear are used. Attention that it is very important to use bandages correctly. The process is complex and is recommended to be carried out under the supervision of a specialist.
Medical. Reception of venotonic, anticoagulants and anti-inflammatory drugs.
Phytotherapy. Apply herbal baths, vegetable ointments or wipes.
Hirudotherapy. Leeches are used.
Diet therapy. The food consumed should contain as many vitamins as possible, for example, P, C and E. It is recommended to exclude from the diet: smoked meats, spicy dishes, alcohol, flour products and sweets.
It is imperative to approach the problem comprehensively in order to get a faster and better result.As an addition to the treatment of varicose veins, as well as for the purpose of prevention, dietary supplements are perfect. The advantage of such products is an exceptionally safe natural composition. However, in the absence of a result or a deterioration in health, it is imperative to contact your doctor.