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Aching Leg Syndrome
Can bening fasciculations syndrome cause constant leg pain sore to touch and I do not have many fasc only pain emg showed only fasc?
Can Piriformis Syndrome be in both legs? Sometimes in 1 leg then subsides then another. Comes on when walking. Legs ache and pain in calves too.
My calves always "ache" some days worse than others. I do not have fibromyalgia or restless leg syndrome. Any ideas?
No: However, leg calf cramps ("charley horses") are very common - everyone has them sometimes, whereas i'm not aware of any BP medicines that cause them. An overly strong diuretic ("fluid pill") could contribute, but they're usually due to overstretch of the muscle as occurs when lying in bed. Supporting the foot, keeping it in a position of flexion (toes towards the nose) will help prevent cramps. ...Read more
Sciatica: Jolts of pain which affect your entire leg could represent a pinched nerve in your lumbar spine, which can cause shooting pains down the leg (generically termed sciatica). Fortunately, most cases of sciatica will resolve with time and conservative treatment. For now, you could try some NSAIDs (i.e. ibuprofen, Aleve) and avoid any strenuous activity. See a physician if symptoms persist or worsen ...Read more
Why do i feel the need to always move my leg. My leg is not painful it just aches i have not injured it?
Hi its been 2 weeks im getting pain in my right whole leg i can't lie down for to long my bottock starts aching from both sides what can I do?
You need a checkup: Persistent pain in the leg for more than 2 weeks indicates need for an examination by a docotr and further testing to find the cause of this pain. Most muscular pains settle down in two eeks. You should go see your family doctor. If the pain is severe you should go to an emergncy room of a hospital nearby and seek medic help there. At least they will give you pain medication for pain control soone. ...Read more