Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

why am I having muscle spasms

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
19 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Spasm of the : Sphinctetr muscle is a common problem. Etiology is not known. Soaking bottom in warm water helps. Avoid straining or hard bowel movements as you can d ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Because your muscles are being affected by the lupus disease process which is causing inflammation, your muscle are spasming due to the inflammation a ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Trettin
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Normal: I assume you had arthroscopic knee surgery;muscle spasms after knee arthroscopic surgery are both normal and not uncommon.From the surgery itself, the ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Myalgia: We tend to see a lot of young people with intermittent muscle spasms. Some call it a form of fibromyalgia. Often from poor diet or excessive exercis ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Hot: Localized increase in temperature may represent localized infection called cellulitis. Seek medical attention
1
1 thank
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
//: Could be the ms or possibly "good old" sciatica which is a pinched or irritated nerve in the low back causing such symptoms as you relate in an ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Consult Neurologist: Trgeminal neuralgia has been reported in patients with ms.You have to ask this question from your neyrologist as he/she is the only one can tell you i ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
38 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Someone has been reading too many medical horror stories. It is mega highly unlikely that spasms in an otherwise healthy 20 year old represent anythin ... Read More
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
This : This is very, very tricky. Yes, there are reported cases of mri-negative ms, but they are very rare, so it is paramount to rule out other conditions. ... Read More
8
8 thanks
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
44 years experience Pathology
Myoclonic seizures?: You may be experiencing a form of limited or localized seizure disorder known as "myoclonus" (muscle-centered), which is a form of epilepsy (sudden in ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month