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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
??: I doubt it will hurt anything and it might help there is a little quinine in the tonic water.
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
42 years experience Podiatry
Leg cramps: I prefer 4-6 oz of tonic water flavored with an orange slice or some liquid ginger added.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Cramping treatment: The use of Hypertonic Saline (hs) and d50w (dextrose) in the treatment of leg cramps during dialysis is based on their being able to raise the serum o ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Leg cramps R usually: due 2 dehydration & electrolyte imbalance. If U R working out & sweating U need 2 replenish electrolytes. I prefer Gator Aid 4 replacement &am ... Read More
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Dr. Ashesh Patel
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Stop the Creatine!: Taking creatine for muscles is popular but potentially dangerous. Creatine can cause permanent damage to your kidneys even if you stop the creatine. S ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
I would make : Sure your circulation is okay perhaps thru arterial dopplers and if okay consider taking magox 400mg this is a magnesium supplement sold without presc ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Find the cause and T: Muscle crams can be caused by many reasons, most often they are either due to electrolyte imbalance or unknown cause. stains(Cholesterol lowering medi ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
UTI?: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is most commonly caused for urinary tract infections. It is often recommended that people with UTI drink l ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes, : Yes, it is possible that potassium levels can continue to drop even though you are taking potassium pills. Rechecking the potassium would be reasonab ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Leg cramps: Since we can only measure extracellular potassium and magnesium we can't be sure if intracellular levels are ok. That is why I still recommend trying ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald McCarren
35 years experience Neurology
I : I agree with dr. Jaffery. Another consideration would be spinal cord irritation and a neurologic exam would be able to uncover that problem. Before ... Read More
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