Web Results

Cramp - Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cramp

A cramp is a sudden, involuntary muscle contraction or over-shortening; while generally temporary and non-damaging, they can cause mild-to-excruciating pain, ...

Nighttime Leg Cramps: What Causes Muscle Spasms and Late ...

www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/tc/nighttime-leg-cramps-topic-overview

Is this topic for you? Nighttime leg cramps are different from another common nighttime leg problem called restless legs syndrome. With restless legs syndrome  ...

Symptoms and causes - Muscle cramp - Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/muscle-cramp/symptoms-causes/dxc-20186052

Feb 16, 2016 ... Muscle cramp — Comprehensive overview covers causes, treatment, prevention of cramped muscles.

Leg Cramps: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatments - Medical News ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/180160.php

Dec 10, 2015 ... Leg cramps, also known as night leg cramps, especially calf-muscle cramps, are fairly common. Some people experience cramps in the ...

How to Stop Leg Muscle Cramps - Healthline

www.healthline.com/health/pain-relief/how-to-stop-leg-muscle-cramps

Jul 7, 2015 ... Usually, you feel a hard lump at the point of pain — that's the contracted muscle. Cramps usually occur for a reason. If you haven't strained a ...

Muscle Cramp Causes, Treatment & Remedies - eMedicineHealth

www.emedicinehealth.com/muscle_cramps/article_em.htm

Jul 26, 2016 ... Muscle cramps may be caused by dehydration, fatigue, pregnancy, and certain medications. Learn about the symptoms, home remedies, ...

House Call Doctor : When Should You Worry About Leg Cramps ...

www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/when-should-you-worry-about-leg-cramps

Oct 7, 2016 ... What causes those pesky cramps and when are they dangerous? When should you worry about leg cramps, charlie horses, and muscle ...

Muscle Cramps: Home Remedies, Treatment & Causes - MedicineNet

www.medicinenet.com/muscle_cramps/article.htm

Get information on muscle cramps (charley horses), including leg cramps, causes (vitamin deficiency, drugs, lactic acid, dehydration, low calcium, potassium or ...

Why Do My Calf Muscles Cramp When I Run? | Runner's World

www.runnersworld.com/ask-the-sports-doc/why-do-my-calf-muscles-cramp-when-i-run

Apr 22, 2013 ... Cramping in the calves has several causes, but the true cause is not fully understood. Your history will likely give the most clues. True muscle ...

Leg Cramps. Muscle Pain/Aches. Common Leg Cramps. | Patient

patient.info/health/cramps-in-the-leg

In most cases the cause is not known. One theory is that cramps occur when a muscle that is already in a ...

Answer
Find Health Information on Healthline
Find Info About:
Healthline is the leading provider of health information.
More Info

Muscle Cramps, Charley Horse, and Muscle Spasms: Causes and ...

www.webmd.com

Jul 21, 2015 ... WebMD explains muscle spasms, cramps and charley horses, including symptoms, causes and treatments.

7 Causes and Remedies for Foot Cramps and Charley Horses

health.clevelandclinic.org

Oct 28, 2015 ... Without warning, you wake up with a paralyzing stiffness in your calf or foot. Here's what causes these "charley horses" and tips to help prevent ...

What Causes Leg Cramps and How Can You Treat Them?

www.everydayhealth.com

Aug 1, 2013 ... Some leg muscle cramps - which can last anywhere from a few seconds to up to 10 minutes ... What Causes Muscle Cramps in the Calves?