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What causes periodic pain and spasms in the foot?

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Posted on Fri, 5 May 2017
Question: I am having periodic pain and spasms olong the outer edge of my foot.
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Answered by Dr. Geeta Sundar (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Good you tried ice and heat.

Detailed Answer:
Hi welcome to Health care magic,
Good you tried ice and heat.
Also use a pain rub.
If that does not work it could be plantar fasciitis which will require a course of anti inflammatory drugs and a silicon cup for your shoes---prescribed by your doctor.
Regards
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What causes periodic pain and spasms in the foot?

Brief Answer: Good you tried ice and heat. Detailed Answer: Hi welcome to Health care magic, Good you tried ice and heat. Also use a pain rub. If that does not work it could be plantar fasciitis which will require a course of anti inflammatory drugs and a silicon cup for your shoes---prescribed by your doctor. Regards