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  • Pain/spasms/after knee replacement surgery

    I had my right knee replaced 2-6-18. I am 54. Since leaving the hospital, I have slept one night pain free. Believe this was due to 2 benadryl and 2 flexerails. I get spasms inevery part of my legs. Also in arms and chest. I exercise daily, bike, rowing machine, and walking 2 miles. Pain feels like...

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  • I get the inner thigh cramps too

    Was reading all the comments about the inner thigh cramps.  They are so excruciating, I too want to pass out.  I am 61 and divorced/single.  Sleep with my dog.  When I get them, I scream and cry and cannot control my emotions.  I sleep with my heating pad near by and that seems...

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  • upper thigh muscle cramps

    Last night at 11:00 I got really severe muscle cramps in both my upper thighs. They came and went for over an hour. I was totally in the worst pain ever. My husband tried to help me take a warm bath besides drinking 2 bottles of water The pain would come approx. every 5 seconds It went up into my vagina...

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  • Inner thigh cramps

    I didn't have inner thigh cramps until I get blood thinners and I'm having cramps in both my inner thighs to my feet can someone give me some type of insight on what I should do with this problem thank you

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  • What helps with those nasty leg cramps I have found is......

    On Tv have you seen Dr. Drew endorsing a product called Theraworx?  It has helped me immensely!  Not a cure all for sure but has helped alot.  Just google it, the website will pop up.  I feel for all of you as I've gone through this too.  My doctor also added magneseum for...

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  • Hard days night

    I am sorry I haven't responded as I should have but I have been so disheartened about my cramps that occur ever 5 to 6 hours.  The doctor put me on Ropinerole which makes the hurt go away after about 35 min of taking it, but it also puts me to sleep.  If I am traveling and I take it on...

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  • Weird leg/groin pain

    I'm a 20 year old female. I have been experiencing a dull ache in groin it's not always there just sometimes. Also my thighs feel like they have sun burn/prickly heat and they feel extra senative to light touch. I have been extremely stressed/anxious (recently gone through a breakup also struggle...

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  • Foot cramp.

    I've been getting foot cramp recently. Wife says it's best to point toes up to stretch muscle at back of leg. Seems to work but is their any way to prevent cramp in the first place- pills, food, exercise etc?

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  • Night Cramps

    I am 29 and male. Have been suffering for nearly a year now with cramps in both my legs. This happens always when I am at sleep and the pain is truly paralyzing and I can not walk properly for 1 or 2 days. I wake up screaming and can not move. The cramp lasts for 4-5 minutes and some time longer....

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  • Thigh muscle cramp

    I have often had calf muscle cramp, but this is easily dealt with by walking about. However, last night I had a thigh muscle cramp which was far more acute than anything I had had before. The pain was excruciating and lasted ten minutes. My face went grey and I almost fainted. I couldn't walk...

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  • i have very severe leg cramps in both thighs at the same time

    The cramps occur after laying down on the sofa watching TV. I am all tight laying down but as soon as I stand upright both legs feel like they are in a vise. I cannot move and while I try they do not move. The cramps are in both front thighs above the knee. I usually take a bunch of bady chewable...

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  • leg pain whilst sleeping

    l was awakened by this sharp pain on my left leg to the extent that l did not know what to do l tried to get off from the bed and as l walk it stopped but it was really painful.does anyone know what could be causing it and how l can get a cure of it as l am afraid that when it happens to me again what...

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  • freezing and leg pain

    So i just moved to Milan,Italy 5 months ago, i lived in tropical country before. I went out and it was raining and windy i was freezing and my leg turned red at noon and then at night it started to hurt and when walking or straighten my leg, i put my leg in warm water and it eases the pain a little bit...

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  • Intermittent leg injury when running

    I have had a leg problem since September 2017 which keeps coming back - I thought it would go away resting over Christmas but it unfortunately hasn't. I tend to like to run 2-3 miles each time I go to the gym, but sometimes after running for a bit of time I get this shooting pain at the top of the...

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  • Leg Cramps & What I Do To Fix Mine

    I started to have leg cramps in my 30's. I was on the Alprin diet (W/shots). I was also drinking lots of water and urinating all the time. I was told that I had a potassium problem by the doctor I was seeing at the time. I was also exercising daily and sweating a lot. I am now 71 yrs. young and the...

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  • Cramps in leg- please help. 😥

    Just this past week I was noticing a weird pain in my right leg. When I go to sit down it triggers a cramp like pain for a moment and also when I apply a lot of pressure to a certain point on my thigh  while sitting on it it also triggers a severe cramp pain. This pain also occurs if I stretch my...

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  • lower back cramps been going on for months

    everytime i hoover or wash up..even walk i have to stop as i get the worst cramp ever in my lower back. maybe because ive put on a bit of weight but ive never had it before. cramps are horrible and would like to know what it is.. anyone had this? not sure if its to do with sciatica  

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  • I have been having muscle spasms in my groin area again.

    Travelling abroad, a stewardess saw me in pain after the groin spasms started and I was running game up and down the aisle on the plane. I just wanted some relief, help, anything to stop the pain. She asked me if I could take an alkacelzer with dash of salt in a glass of water. Shortly after she gave...

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  • What was that?!

    Holy God Almighty! I've had leg cramps at night once in a while in my calves before but last night was a new experience on an entirely new level! What the hell was that?! Two at once?! I had to get up from a dead sleep and start pacing! I paced for five years until I was no longer...scared! One each...

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  • My TSH levels

    Hi,       I need help does anyone know what normal TSH levels are cause mine came back at 1.38 uIU/mL? I have a drs appt at 2pm I just want to know how. Thank you. 

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  • Abrupt Pain in Lower Leg (Shin Area)

    I've been having this randomly occur for some time now; not sure if it's shin splint, charley horse cramp or something else. The quickest way I can describe the pain is: - Abrupt/sharp pain in front of lower leg (shin area) - Tends to happen after workouts (few hours after) - Each burst of pain...

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  • Leg cramps

    I started having inner thigh cramps for the first time early this year at first I thought I wasn't drinking enough water but like literally about 15 to 20 mins ago the leg cramps came back for about 10 mins I was in so much pain but every time I go to stretch it's like I gets worst I'm trying...

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  • Terrible leg / shin pain for 6 months now

    Hi all, new to this forum but thought I would give it a try for some advice.  For about 6 months now, I have had severe pain in my right leg. The problem is very hard to describe, it is almost like shin splints but soooo much worse. I have had shin splints years ago at school when I used to be...

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  • Left leg issues

    So 11 months ago I woke up to extreme pain in my left leg, I tried to get up to go to the bathroom but soon as I went to put my foot down my whole leg caused this extreme pain and my calf muscle was tight as heck and would not relax. My children actually thought my husband was killing me it was that...

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  • Long term severe chronic thigh spasms/cramping

    For years I have had debilitating thigh cramps.  Usually at night or in the morning if I stretch or move to fast. They are so intense Iam crying, diggingmy fingers into the cramp so hard I leave massive bruises which only alleviate the pain slightly but better then nothing.  I have tried all...

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  • Painful Leg Cramps!!!

    Since my early 20's I've been dealing with extremely excruating leg cramps while I'm sleeping. I wake up screaming , not able to move and just have to go through the motions of dealing with the debilitating pain and then having pain on my legs for one to two days, where I walk with a limp....

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  • Another cure for Muscles

    A man at work said he had these cramps and he drinks a low sugar drink like gatorade for the electrolites, and it stopped them. I read calcium, magnesium, and electrolite deficiencies could be the common denominator. I agree it could be related to the kidneys too. Using these mentioned remedies sure...

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  • Cramps and muscle spasms

    Painful muscle spasms inner thighs / groin. They wake me if I move or stretch wrong.i can be sitting on side of bed and from no where the strike. So very paint full. I'm to the point of making an appointment with Dr. Muscle relaxers help some.only way to make them stop is to force my self to stand...

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