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How to treat thrombophlebitis?

Compression treatment

Compression is elastic foot binding and the use of special knit, which is recommended to be worn during the day and removed at night. Compression treatment is indicated only when thrombophlebitis of superficial veins, with the defeat of the deep bandaging does not apply.

Drug therapy

Thrombophlebitis the doctor prescribes venotonic that strengthen the walls of blood vessels and increase their elasticity. In addition, it is shown anticoagulants that reduce blood clotting and also anti-inflammatory, analgesic drugs. To treat thrombophlebitis of the need with the obligatory application of the derived routine. It is very powerful tools that increase the tone of veins, reduces the permeability of blood vessels, normalizes metabolic processes. Derivatives of rutin have anti-inflammatory and anti-edematous effect.

Of venotonic for oral administration is usually prescribed Detralex, Phlebodia, Ginkor Fort, Caffeine, krovanistaya – aspirin, anti-inflammatory non – steroidal drugs (diclofenac, Ketoprofen).

Of the outer means shown ointment promotes the dissolution of blood clots (heparin ointment, gel Lioton), and anti-inflammatory gels, such as Ketonal.

Surgical treatment

Surgical intervention is necessary when ascending superficial thrombophlebitis that is, when the spread of the great saphenous vein to the borders of the lower and middle parts of the thigh. If the blood clot reached mid-thigh, to make urgent ligation of the vein. If the prescription of thrombosis is not more than 7 days, inflammatory changes in the skin are insignificant, and also allows the patient's state of health trombirovanny vein removed.