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Sudden night attack severe leg cramps

Premium Questions

Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

I am experiencing leg cramps , mostly at night. At rest, my legs seem to throb somewhat. I work out on an elliptical about an hour a day and I walk. I try to hydrate, and have taken additional... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

My legs cramp violently at night - especially my calf muscles. My knees hurt - walking up ... with all this stuff, but not the throbing and cramping and often times just plain pain in my knees,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

My husband has recently started having severe leg cramps at night. It's interfering with his sleep, and he comes flying out of bed at all hours of the night. We have tried magnesium ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

I WAKE UP SOME NIGHTS WITH BAD LEG CRAMPS-USUALLY IN CALF AREA-NOT EVERY NIGHT AFTER WALKING AROUND FOR 10 MINUTES THEY GO AWAY AND I CAAN GO BACK TO SLEEP ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ajay Panwar MD

I periodically get these severe leg cramps at night. Just before bed. So bad that they bring me to tears. Sometimes it lasts through out the night and when I wake up I can hardly walk... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.     Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I am a 73 y/o female with Raynauds s most of my life. I have severe leg cramps in the night from toes to knees, one or both legs, releaved with heat. I have a hystory of AVN which... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
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.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I have leg cramps at night on both of my legs they make me jump out bed and try to beat the pain ... was increased to 80mg last night was the worst one I had in a long while 1 am this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Aparnna MD

I have severe leg cramps at night..I ordered a supplement for relief, but I am allergic to some herbs and wonder if I should try this It is called Mag R and R contains Ashwagandha, rodiola and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aparnna ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I have nightly leg cramps that usually start in the top of foot and go up my shin. This occurs several times a night and last about 15 minutes. I drink lots of water, stretch before sleeping ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

Calcium and vitamin D Defeciency can cause leg cramps/ But if it persists, you need to visit a neurologists

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

hi,it can relive pain to some extent,consult doctor

Dr. Niranjan G MD

Dear friend, greetings. It could be due to many reasons commonly dehydration and electrolyte imbalance leads to cramps. also could be vitamin deficiency. just try to hydrate your body. take oral re hydration powders...