Silver is used in countless medical and therapeutic products. Silver
nitrate eye drops prevent eye infections, ointments containing silver
inhibit bacteria in burns and wounds, and silver-lined bandages prevent
the onset of infection around open skin.
X-Static, is a high
performance fiber coated with pure silver. Silver is naturally
antimicrobial, enabling X-Static to safely inhibit the growth of
odor-causing bacteria and fungi. Silver has the best possible
thermodynamic properties, so you will stay cooler in the summer and
warmer in the winter. And X-Static instantly dissipates electrostatic
charges so there's no static cling. X-Static is safe, all natural and
will last for the life of your stockings.
X-Static to make their Silver 2061 and 2062 series of compression
stockings and 5760 Silver Sole diabetic socks. Silver has been
scientifically proven to reduce growth of bacteria that can cause
infection and foot odor. It's also an excellent option for wound care,
burn or scar treatment, diabetics and lymphedema treatment.