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A 31-year-old member asked:

Why do my muscles cramp up when i eat bananas or take a mineral supplement

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Dr. Chris Tonozzi
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Probably not related: Potassium is usually recommended for muscle cramps, so these things should help.
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Nephrology and Dialysis 10 years experience
Electrolytes: Check your doctor- it could related to electrolytes like potassium, calcium or sometimes hydration issues.

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