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Leg cramps following chemo

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Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

I have a leg cramp that does not seem to release completely. The cramp happened a week ago ... is extremely unusual: cramps usually release within minutes; and in the meantime I experienced... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

My husband is having servere leg cramps with a large indentation in his leg and the leg wont straighten out. What should he do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatics Specialist)
Dr. Ravi Bansal MD

leg cramps indicate- water and electrolyte imbalance . - you have to test for blood levels of vit D, Calcium, Phosphorus, Sodium and Potassium. Is INBALANCE usually due to insuffiency of above ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravi Bansal ( Nephrologist)
Dr.  Vijay Varma MD

experiencing some leg weakness. I don't really know what to attributed to, I'm eating regularly and not any ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vijay Varma ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vidya KR MD

what to do about leg cramps ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Saurabh Kashyap MD

I am experiencing leg cramps at night ( severe) This only happens at night about 4 times a week. It begins in the shin area. I had ALL ( Lekemia) 5 years ago with chemo at MD Anderson in Houston, TX. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Kashyap ( Diabetologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My son is 18 and felt like he had a cramp in his leg, then says he passed out, nor came and got us and he was in a cold sweat. He seems fine now, he drank Gatorade and water and had a cookie but he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Manzoor Ali MD

I had an ORIF 11 months ago following tib/fib fracture. Plates and screws remain in-situ. Over the last couple of weeks I have been experience severe leg cramps at nighttime/early morning, in that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manzoor Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

the following day by inserting a metal rod in my leg (left) with two screws by my knee and two by my ankle. One ... leg went down I noticed I started getting cramps in my foot, also left. Even... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

. my symptoms are stomach cramping, the urge to go the bathroom, aqueous feces, nausea. and leg cramping (i don t know if this related). yesterday i took diarrhea pills and following the dosage ... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

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...