Preventex – Anti-Embolism Stockings

Preventex anti-embolism stockings are designed to help prevent the formation of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) in non-ambulatory patients.

Preventex – Anti-Embolism Stockings

Designed to reduce the risk of venous thromboebolism (deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism) in patients admitted to hospital. The benefits include:


  • Conforms to the Sigel Profile for anti-embolism stockings, producing a calf pressure of 14mmHg, as recommended by NIC (2010, ref 2)
  • Patient advice included in packaging, supporting NICE guidelines to provide written information.
  • New two-way stretch composition for more comfort and easier application
  • Anatomically designed blue heel for comfort and easy positioning
  • Toe inspection opening for clinical examination and hygiene
  • Comfortable, silicone band for correct positioning
  • Permanent size indication on both feet for ease of identification
  • Comprehensive range of sizes and styles

URGO Preventex PIL

URGO Preventex Measuring Guide A3