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Please help! what is the safest time to take a 12 hour flight after sclerotherapy?

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Dr. John Landi
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In brief: 2 weeks.

I usually recommend waiting 2 weeks following sclerotherapy to drive or fly if the trip is longer than 2 hours.
However, this is the ideal and not always possible. If you have to travel before 2 weeks then i would recommend wearing support hose, taking an adult Aspirin the night before and day of the trip, staying well hydrated, don't drink alcohol and get up and walk every 2 hours.

In brief: 2 weeks.

I usually recommend waiting 2 weeks following sclerotherapy to drive or fly if the trip is longer than 2 hours.
However, this is the ideal and not always possible. If you have to travel before 2 weeks then i would recommend wearing support hose, taking an adult Aspirin the night before and day of the trip, staying well hydrated, don't drink alcohol and get up and walk every 2 hours.
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