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A 31-year-old male asked:

I have muscle twitching under my calves. usually when i lie down. what can be causing this?

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Dr. Douglas Chang
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 21 years experience
A few causes: Muscle cramps due to doms (overtraining), dehydration, sciatica, restless leg syndrome.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

What can cause persistent muscle twitching?

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Dr. Joel Cooperman
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 46 years experience
Nerve pressure: Possible causes include pressure on the nerves from muscles or spinal discs. There are neurologic conditions that can cause it as well as metabolic ones. Need to see a doctor.

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Last updated Jul 27, 2013

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