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Drinking mouthwash leg cramps

Premium Questions

Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

I have leg cramps all the time - told my doctor about and he just suggested I try drinking tonic water .. doesn't help... is there something else to take other than muscle relaxers / or tests ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Leg cramps ... friend has terrible leg cramps even in his thighs.. He drinks quinin water and gatoraid... what else can he do? Could it be his medicines? He s 62. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Chander Mohan Singh MD

I have leg cramps quite often while in bed. My hamstring or calf muscles knot up and I have to get up quickly to stretch out the muscle. It is very painful during the cramps. I have tried... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I'm up several times a night with severe leg cramps , calves to thighs. Now, during the day, the inside of my left thigh is painful all the time. I drink over 64 oz of water a day. I am a 64 yo female.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

I have extreme tiredness in my legs and pain in my hips. Nightly leg cramps . Overall feeling of lethargy . I try to eat a well balanced diet and drink plenty of water. I would like an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have been getting leg cramps of and on for about six months. I drink plenty of water and eat bananas often. I sometimes get cramps on the side of my legs just above the ankle, sometimes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Yes thank you! My cousin has very bad leg cramps, is overweight, and drinks about 21/2 gallons of H2O/day if not more. He is not a smoker but his wife is a chain smoker. Besides MG should he be doing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

. Recently my legs strength have deteriorated. I have been having intense leg cramps for the past 6 months. I am now having a problem going up and down steps. Climbing a ladder is almost impossible. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Brikena Dautaj MD

I am having leg cramps. They happen at night. This has been going on for a couple of months on and off. It is getting worse. My inner legs are cramping between my knees and hips. I drink... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Brikena Dautaj ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Alokkalyani MD

Hello, I have terrible leg cramps at night. Along with other problems, I have cancer. But today at the gym a member was telling me that Quinine is a good product to use for the leg cramps. She... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Alokkalyani ( Rheumatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, There could be various causes for your leg cramps.The commones being electrolyte disturbances due to dehydration.Other reasons could be deficiency of calcium.VIT D and VIT B 12 etc.Medical diseases...