Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
157 Doctors are Online

Have been having muscle spasms, fingers and toes. Spasms are painless and is normal within few second. Suggest?

User rating for this question
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2006
Answered : 567 Questions
I've been having frequent muscle spasms, fingers and toes. The spasms are painless and return to normal within a few seconds. I do not need advice. I just want to know my most likely concern. Thank you.
Posted Sat, 10 Aug 2013 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. Jay Patel 2 hours later

I am dr XXXXXXX and I will try my level best to address your concern.

Based from the information it seem that you are having spasms for fingers and toes and they are painless but return back to normal in few seconds.

The condition is cause mostly due to lack of calcium in blood, and will be fixed by taking dairy products like milk on regular basis.

If you are taking milk on the regular basis then you need your parathyroid hormone level checked to see if their some thing wrong.

Most of the time simply taking high calcium diet will fix the problem.

Hope it what your asked for, I did not gave you any advice, just the cause and way to fix it.

Thanks for the query sir. And feel free to contact me in case of further concerns.


Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an Orthopaedic Surgeon

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor