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Is there a way to stop a charley horse from seizing?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
A Verified Doctoranswered
Surgical Oncology 19 years experience
Blood tests: Some times this sort of thing is caused by electrolyte abnormalities (low calcium, magnesium, or potassium) so you might be able to prevent them by visiting your doctor to see if blood tests are necessary.
Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 37 years experience
Charley horse: Usually improves with deep tissue massage and improved electrolyte balance.

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