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

Nighttime (or nocturnal) leg cramps are usually sudden spasms,or tightening,of ... for a long time, or putting your legs in awkward positions while you sleep.

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/nocturnal-leg-cramps

Nocturnal leg cramps are pains that occur in the legs during the night. They usually cause awakenings from sleep, but they may also occur while awake at night ...

www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/night-leg-cramps/basics/definition/sym-20050813

Aug 13, 2005 ... Night leg cramps, also called nocturnal leg cramps, are painful, involuntary contractions or spasms of muscles in your legs, usually occurring ...

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 ...

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

Jul 7, 2015 ... Cramps can be a real nightmare, especially when they wake you at night. Leg cramps most commonly hit your calves and hamstrings, though ...

www.everydayhealth.com/pain-management/what-causes-leg-cramps-and-how-can-you-stop-them.aspx

Aug 1, 2013 ... Leg cramps - also know as night cramps or Charley Horse - are painful spasms that typically occur in the calf muscles. Leg cramps tend to jolt a ...

www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/are-leg-and-foot-cramps-waking-you-up-at-night-youre-not-alone/2017/08/04/14490744-761b-11e7-8f39-eeb7d3a2d304_story.html

Aug 5, 2017 ... Have you ever been awakened in the middle of the night because your calf is in a painful cramp? When it happens to me, I have to swing my ...

www.almanac.com/blog/home-health/natural-living/leg-cramps-night-causes-and-remedies

Eeow! Startled from a deep sleep, you suddenly come to with a shriek, as your calf, thigh, or maybe the arch of your foot contracts in violent pain. Leg cramps can ...

www.peoplespharmacy.com/2014/07/28/leg-cramp-remedies-are-as-close-as-the-fridge

Jul 28, 2014 ... “I am totally sleep deprived. The muscle cramps can strike almost anywhere–my toes, calves, inner or outer thighs and my feet. The pain is ...