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Charley Horse: Causes, Risks, and Treatments - Healthline

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Jun 16, 2016 ... Charley horse is another name for a muscle spasm. Charley horses can occur in virtually any muscle, but they are most common in the legs.

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

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Nighttime (or nocturnal) leg cramps are usually sudden spasms,or tightening,of muscles ... ... occurs in the legs. A muscle cramp is also called a charley horse.

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

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Jul 21, 2015 ... WebMD explains muscle spasms, cramps and charley horses, ... Poor blood circulation in the legs; Overexertion of the calf muscles while ...

What Causes a Charley Horse in Some People? - Mercola.com

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Aug 26, 2016 ... A muscle cramp in your calf muscle, known as a charley horse, may ... causes of leg cramps and the cause should be found by the process of ...

7 Causes and Remedies for Foot Cramps and Charley Horses

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Oct 28, 2015 ... Whether you call it a foot or leg cramp (aka “charley horse”), it's a common, somewhat mysterious pain that happens when a muscle gets ...

Muscle Cramps (Charley Horse) Causes, Treatment & Symptoms

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Dec 12, 2016 ... Muscle cramps are very common and become increasingly frequent with age. The legs, feet, and calf (the classic charley horse) are especially ...

Charley Horse, Leg Cramp Pain Relief - AARP

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Feb 17, 2012 ... Need a leg cramps remedy to relieve charley horse pain? ... No one knows for sure exactly what causes cramps in otherwise healthy adults, but ...

Overview - Muscle cramp - Mayo Clinic

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Feb 16, 2016 ... ... overview covers causes, treatment, prevention of cramped muscles. ... by a sudden charley horse, you know that muscle cramps can cause severe pain. ... Prevent night leg cramps · Are leg cramps disturbing your sleep?

What causes a charley horse? | One Medical

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May 1, 2015 ... Q: What causes a “charley horse” and how do I prevent one from occurring ... typically occurring in the calf (gastrocnemius), thigh (quadriceps), ...