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Cramps in feet and toes at night

A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
Well that is : Ll part of the cramp, the muscle goes into a spasm...

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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 32 years experience
Potassium, Magnesium: Cramping at night, especially in bed otherwise known as nocturnal night cramps is often caused by a defficiency in potassium or magnesium. Foods high... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
I would recommend : She makes sure to wear a good supportive soe with arch supports. Compression socks or hosiery as well. I would recommend a magnesium supplement. I lik... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Horsley
podiatry 38 years experience
Cramps: If you do not have any circulatory problems, those cramps could be caused by overuse syndrome of the leg and calf muscles as well as the intrinsic mus... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
39 years experience
Foot cramps: Leg and foot cramps can be caused by many different things such as low potassium to nerve problems to circulation problems. You need some blood work a... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Grobman
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Nocturnal cramps: Check that you are well-hydrated, can try eating extra banana a day. Common problem but no cure.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Nocturnal leg cramps: multiple causes and deserves further medical evaluation- breathing or hyperventing can be only one cause: metabolic issues, electrolyrs issues, muscle... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Leg/foot cramps : It may be time to look at two systems, neurological -specifically low back nerves, and the circulatory system. It's best to ask your doctor if this i... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
Podiatry 14 years experience
Cramps: Cramps in the calves and feet can be caused by a variety of issues. Most commonly are dehydration and imbalanced electrolytes. There are easy treatm... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Malnourishment: It means you are not eating the right or enough calories for your metabolic needs. The diet products you are taking will not ever lead you to any real... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Mauskop
Neurology 43 years experience
Magnesium: One of the most common causes of cramps in the toes, feet, and calves is magnesium deficiency. This deficiency can also cause coldness of extremities,... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
42 years experience
Foot cramps: Foot cramps usually comes from overworked, overstressed muscles or a deficit in blood perfusion to areas under metabolic or functional stress.
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