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Will taking magnesium supplements in the form of a multi

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Posted on Thu, 20 Dec 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Will taking magnesium supplements in the form of a multi vitamin help with cramping and tightness in my calves?
                                                       
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Answered by Dr. Prasad 3 hours later
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It would....

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Magnesium supplements with other multivitamin supplement pills will help with cramping and calves tightness. But sometimes the cause could be other than nutrient deficiency such as anemia, hypothyroidism and so on.
Therefore if symptoms persists despite supplements, it needs to be evaluated by your physician.

Hope this answered your question. Let me know if you need clarifications.

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