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what is the treatment for a charley horse?

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Dr. Aaron Haug
13 years experience Neurology
Hydrate.Electrolytes: Charley horse is another term for a cramp. This is something that often occurs due to prolonged or strenuous exertion, especially of one muscle repeatedly. Once a charley horse occurs, massage or stretching of the area may be helpful. It is important to stay well-hydrated and maintain normal electrolyte levels to prevent cramps.
Answered on Aug 3, 2020
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