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A 65-year-old female asked:

I suffer from copd diabetas and angina and now i suffer with cramps in head and neck and legs

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
So sorry: You have my deepest sympathy. I'm sure you often don't feel very well. I hope you're feeling better soon. Is there some question you might have that we could address for you here?
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Dr. Sanjay Kumar
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Muscle spasms?: Cramps usually mean that your are having painful spontaneous muscle contractions. Maintain adequate fluid intake and check blood tests for magnesium, ionized calcium & phosphorus. Avoid drinking alcohol. Statins for lowering cholesterol may also cause something similar.
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Last updated Mar 1, 2019

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