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Leg cramps during play basketball

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Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Night time leg cramps , comes unexpectedly:especially if legs are tired. May interrupt sleep. Cause? Prevention? Cure? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Q Ian having very bad leg gramps, when I do any activity, such as playing golf. I also did a first ... and it reclines. And I will cramp up ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

have had severe leg cramps at night both in the back of me lower leg and back of the thigh. Is there any way to hem lp this? I ride about 100 miles a week on my bicycle and play golf once or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

My legs cramp up at night and sometimes during the day. Travels from my calves to the bottom of my feet. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I am experiencing severe cramping in my upper legs, including the insides and front muscles of both legs. This tends to happen when I am sitting in a comfortable chair, or, more specifically, when I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Nirmal Chander Gupta MD

I am 63 y/o and play lots of softball tournaments (sometimes 4-5 games per day). I seem to get leg cramps (usually the calf) not only playing ball, but at the gym and also in bed. What type of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nirmal Chander Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

legs don t hurt throughout the night and I don t have spasms when I m not running. The shin cramp ... minutes in of starting my run, my left shin muscle would cramp up in just a matter of minutes.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
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 in the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi, I have sever nocturnal leg cramping ...Lt leg only. I don t know if I am waking first or the cramping is first? Seems to me, that as I try (in my sleep) to extend my foot, this brings on the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

I am 33 weeks pregnant, 41 years old and over weight. I have been suffering from sever leg cramps ... touching this spot causes the leg muscles to cramp right up. At night I find it almost... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM Consult a Neurologist or an Internist / get examined / investigated to exclude any physical problems Disorders of electrolytes / nerve root irritation / Vitamin deficiency – need attention Regards

Dr. Minhaj Syed MD

Hi, This can be prevented by taking vitamin (like evion)which releases cramps and also by local analgesic application followed by hot water fomentation just before going to bed. Also do reduce your physical...

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...