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Why Am I Getting Cramps All Over My Body
Exercise: Cramping during or after exercise indicates you are not taking enough fluids. Working out causes the body to lose water and electrolytes. Keeping well hydrated can help prevent the cramping. Sports drinks like gatorade or powerade have some electrolytes in them and that is why they are so popular in organized sports. ...Read more
Not sure.: Cramps are hard to explain. Generally a lab evaluation is done to make sure there are no significant blood, electrolyte or mineral abnormalities. This is almost never the case. Sometimes cramps can be associated with medications including diuretics, beta blockers and statins. ...Read more
I suffer from fibromyagia, and get really bad muscle cramps, spasms after I stretch certain body parts etc back! Is this common in people with fibro?
Lots of things -: Out bodies need at least 2 quarts of water each day to do all the biochemical processes, then another quart or more to balance out the soda pop and sugary food we eat each day. If we don't drink enough water, the muscles of our body cramp because they need a good flush - so give it to 'em! Drink 2qts water daily then duplicate any non-juice beverage ounce per ounce with water. ...Read more
I can get cramps/strains on my muscles/joins for days - is it because of my body metabolism or something?
When I plays sports after a while my I have full body muscle cramps and when this happens I get extremely cold?
Hyperventilation: It is difficult to diagnose a specific condition without a full exam (history and physical). However, your symptoms are commonly seen with hyperventillation. You can alleviate them by breathing into a brown paper bag. When you do sports, try to slow your breathing down, this might help as well. ...Read more
Previously I ws gettin stomach, body cramps before & during menustration. Nw I don't even suffer anythin & like normal days after marriage. Y?
Wonderful: That is what happiness can do for you. We are connected inside to out. ...Read more
Does brain tumor symptom one side localized body twitching and cramps or full body twitching and cramps? When to worry and get a scan to rule it out.
Sometimes.: Any new seizure-like symptoms (muscle twitching, body shaking, muscle cramping) should be evaluated by your physician. The symptoms are not necessarily a brain tumor. There are many other causes of these symptoms. But, see your doctor for an evaluation. Your doctor might order a scan. ...Read more
Muscles get hard in legs after hot bath and muscle cramps are increasing to 6-7 times a day. My strength isgone and body hurts. What test should I get?
When I get my period I am in excessive amount of pain. My whole body shakes, I have cramps, constipation, my lower back hurts along with my thighs?
Primary dysmenorrhea: If you are otherwise in good health, ask your primary care doc or nurse practitioner to offer you an evaluation plus a trial of continuous combination oral contraceptives like Seasonal or Seasonique for 3 months and/or an Antiprostaglandins-COX inhibitor like anaprox, naproxen, ibuprofen or mefenamic acid pills as needed. Heating pads and other simple conservative measures may also help. ...Read more
Dear Dr, I usually get PMS symptoms before my period such as sore breasts, cramps, but last month it was very strong. Also it was accompanied by headache that changed position in my head, random aches in my body (fingers, neck, shoulder) I have also noticed
I get sick before my period, throwing up, slight fever, severe migraines, dizzy spells, body aches, fatigue, insomnia, severe cramps. Is that normal?
No: The BCP rx may need to be changed if your having these symptoms on this one. ...Read more
Sometimes flexion of random body part (middle finger, foot, upper arm), causes painful spasm. Often get "stuck" in crampy flexion. What is this?
I have problems with muscle cramps all over my body. I stay hydrated and have even taken potassium pills and eat bananas and still can't stop them.
Other possibilities: Other mineral problems can cause muscle cramps, not just low potassium. Have a full blood panel done including magnesium levels. Some medications can cause muscle cramps as a side effect; for example, statin medications to lower cholesterol can do this. There can be other disorders of the muscles themselves, inflammatory conditions, even low thyroid may cause your symptoms. See your doctor soon. ...Read more
Cramps: It doesn't mean anything in particular. It does not sound worrisome to me. If it is severe or long-lasting, then see a doctor. ...Read more
I almost can't bare my cramps every month. It's severe and I've tried everything. What can I do to get relief?
After I get aroused/wet messing around with my bf, I always get cramps and they last hours? Is this normal? I'm still a virgin...Dry hump a lot
Unusual: Abdominal and pelvic cramps are an unusual response to sexual stimulation. You should present to your primary care physician for further history taking and testing. ...Read more
I have had my 2 children now for the last 3. Yrs have been experiencing on going pain when I get my monthlys n really bad cramps is this normal?
Stopped my bc sine june or july haven't gotten it but for a whole year I was on and off with bc but I do still get cramps every month before bc I was?
OBGYN exam!: If you've been sexually active, you may be pregnant. In any case an OBGYN exam is needed. The results will answer your question and lead to proper care for whatever it is. Don't wait any longer - some answers can be very time sensitive. I hope you'll be able to move ahead toward a good outcome. Best wishes! ...Read more
I don't get cramps but now I got them&I know it's normal to get them on the first day but I need help since I got cramps today but I never got it b4.?
Teen period woes:
Menstrual timing and symptoms can be all over the place in your teen years. It settles down as you get closer to your twenties. Cramps with your period can start up now and may not happen every month.
Try taking Ibuprofen for a day or two before you expect your period to start. ...Read more
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