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Asclera - Vein treatment
Asclera is an FDA-approved medication injected to treat spider and small varicose veins
It works by damaging the cells lining inside of blood vessels.
Our doctor will determine if this treatment is right for you
How long is each Asclera® session?
A typical sclerotherapy session lasts 15 to 45 minutes.
What should I expect after being treated with Asclera®?
Maintain graduated compression
2-3 days after treatment of spider veins
5-7 days after treatment of reticular veins
For extensive varicosities, longer compression treatment is recommended
Post-treatment compression is necessary to reduce the risk of deep vein thrombosis.
15-20 minutes immediately after treatment
Daily for a few days
What should I avoid right after treatment?
For two to three days following the treatment, please avoid:
Long plane flights
Hot bath or sauna
You should not be treated with Asclera® if you:
Have a known allergy to polidocanol
Have an acute vein or blood clotting (thromboembolic) disease
Are pregnant or nursing
spider veins, reticular veins
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