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Why do I get cramp in my fingers and toes?

Why do I get cramp in my fingers and toes?

Are you diabetic?: Cramps in the finger and the toes usually due to muscle problem or nerve problem or combination of both and sometime due to circulation problems., it happen in people have diabetes, or other disease. I would recommend to check it out by tour doctor. ...Read more

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Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more


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Sometimes get cramps in my fingers and on my right foot on my toes?

Sometimes get cramps in my fingers and on my right foot on my toes?

Water and vitamins: People get cramps for a lot of reasons but dehydration is a very common one. Make sure you are drinking 60-80 oz of water a day and no more than 1-2 drinks with caffeine daily. Adding a multivitamin can also help as sometimes a vitamin or calcium deficiency can cause cramps. Gentle stretching may help relive cramping also. ...Read more

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Severe cramps in baby toes. Baby fingers as well. Have this everyday. Been to ER a few times now. After last visit sometimes get a tingle in left leg.

Severe cramps in baby toes. Baby fingers as well. Have this everyday. Been to ER a few times now. After last visit sometimes get a tingle in left leg.

Anything goes: Sensory disturbances in multiple parts of the body typically warrants MRI of the brain to make sure that there is nothing going on there that may explain the problem. ...Read more

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My fingers and toes are cramping. Also my stomach is upset, haven't eaten much in the last several days.

My fingers and toes are cramping. Also my stomach is upset, haven't eaten much in the last several days.

Chemical imbalance: From a condition or abnormal diet could be responsible for this. You should try to drink soup or a sport replacement liquid and see a clinician to get your blood chemistries checked. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes your fingers and toes to cramp up?

What causes your fingers and toes to cramp up?

Cramps: Can be caused by many things. Lack of or low potassium levels to nerve lesions. Need physical exam by your doctor. ...Read more

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Why are my toes & fingers cramping all of a sudden?

Why are my toes & fingers cramping all of a sudden?

Dehydration: There are lots of causes for this. This is commonly caused by not drinking enough fluids. Try 64 ounces of water a day for a week or two and see if it goes away. You'll be running to the bathroom frequently, but it often works and that amount of water is good for you anyway. ...Read more

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How to sstop cramps in finger&toes?

How to sstop cramps in finger&toes?

Determine the cause: If consistent with "restless leg syndrome", then bedtime drug therapy might be helpful. Excluding Ca/Mg, potassium & muscle disorders should be excluded, often seen with diuretic agents, chronic malabsorption (often w/diarrhea), & sometimes statins. Bilateral symptoms rarely indicate sciatica or related spinal conditions. ...Read more

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Cramping of finger joints and toes...Cause?

Cramping of finger joints and toes...Cause?

Possible arthritis: Variety of conditions that can cause cramping of fingers and toes joints: osteoarthritis, circulation, electrolyte imbalance, medications. ...Read more

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My toes an fingers are cramping. I'm aching all over. My neck is stiff an I have a low grade temp.

My toes an fingers are cramping. I'm aching all over. My neck is stiff an I have a low grade temp.

Possible meningitis: It is possible you have the flu, but if your neck is stuff that could be a sign if meningitis. This is a potentially fatal infection of the lining if your brain. Get evaluated by a physician to be on the safe side. ...Read more

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Persistant pain in wrist, difficulty gripping and bending wrist, sharp pain when resting regular cramps in fingers and toes aching ankles?

Persistant pain in wrist, difficulty gripping and bending wrist, sharp pain when resting regular cramps in fingers and toes aching ankles?

Mult possibilities: Possibilities are multiple. Wrist pain with difficulty bending/gripping could be due to tendonitis, arthritis, or other. Multiple joint involvement (wrist, toes, ankles) may be some type of arthritis. See your doctor for an exam and diagnostic testing if needed (lab work, xrays). ...Read more

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I have been cramping up in many areas of my body. Hands, fingers, legs, toes even after drinking plenty of water.

I have been cramping up in many areas of my body. Hands, fingers, legs, toes even after drinking plenty of water.

Cramps: Some causes of these symptoms include defiecencies of magnesium, calcium and potassium. Discuss this with your physician who will order the appropriate tests. Make sure that you are not drinking too much water which can deplete sodium levels which also can cause muscle cramps. ...Read more

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Is it. Normal for a panic attack to cause the limbs to temporarily cramp up completely? (arms/finger/toes curled in unnable to move)

Is it. Normal for a panic attack to cause the limbs to temporarily cramp up completely? (arms/finger/toes curled in unnable to move)

Yes: Panic attack = rapid breathing (hyperventilation). This reduces the normal level of carbon dioxide in the blood, which causes your ph to rise (respiratory alkalosis), which in turn reduces the free calcium in your blood, which leads to painful muscle spasms or contractions, especially in the fingers/wrist and feet. Gets better when you slow down your breathing (or re-breathe into a paper bag). ...Read more

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I am having problems with my right knee & my left knee on the inside of my leg. Also My left ankle swells...my fingers & toes cramp sometimes. I read were it could be magnesium in balance. I'm a hard walker & for 32 years I wore stilettos every day of th

I am having problems with my right knee & my left knee on the inside of my leg. Also My left ankle swells...my fingers & toes cramp sometimes. I read were it could be magnesium in balance. I'm a hard walker & for 32 years I wore stilettos every day of th

Knee Pain in Walker: I will only attempt alittle advice on the knee pain. From a podiatrist's perspective, you need to prevent your knee pain from getting worse. You need to cut your workouts in half, slow your pace down, make sure your shoes are stable and cushioned. A good running shoe store can help. Ice the knee twice daily for 20 minutes and see if an Ace wrap helps. See an orthopedist for advice if swelling. ...Read more

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Why does my foot middle finger cramp?

Why does my foot middle finger cramp?

??????: You do not have fingers on your foot. Numerous things can cause cramping in an extremity. If it persists see you doctor. ...Read more

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Why do my fingers and toes get numb when I lay down?

Why do my fingers and toes get numb when I lay down?

It could be related: To your medical conditions, side effects of your meds, nerve inflammation, diabetes etc. See your dr for a thorough exam and correct assessment. Take care! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of itchy clear bumps on my fingers and toes?

Antifungal cream: Small blisters with fluid and itching could be a fungal infection. Try a antifungal cream that you can buy over the counter. If it does not clear it up see a podiatrist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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My body temp in the morning is 97.1 f. My fingers and toes get very cold. My face has a flushing feeling at times. Cbc is normal. Any ideas?

My body temp in the morning is 97.1 f. My fingers and toes get very cold. My face has a flushing feeling at times. Cbc is normal. Any ideas?

More tests: Get some testing on your thyroid done. If it is normal, consider seeing an endocrinologist, or better yet, a functional medicine doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Hi. I have reynaud's in my fingers and toes. At night my toes get very itchy and painful- this keeps me up at night. Is there anything I can do to?

Hi. I have reynaud's in my fingers and toes. At night my toes get very itchy and painful- this keeps me up at night. Is there anything I can do to?

See rheumatologist: Although you may well have Raynaud's on your feet as well, the itching is not usual and I believe that Restless Leg Syndrome or neuropathy needs be considered as well. ...Read more

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Hello. I have been having really bad neck pain but my neck is numb. I get really bad head aces and my fingers and toes go numb. Help?!

Hello. I have been having really bad neck pain but my neck is numb. I get really bad head aces and my fingers and toes go numb. Help?!

Cervical spine?: There are several potential causes for this, but the thing to be certain of is that you do not overlook a cervical spinal lesion. Go see a doctor and get this evaluated asap. Hope you are well soon. ...Read more

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What is the best method to get rid of warts on your fingers and toes?

What is the best method to get rid of warts on your fingers and toes?

Trans-ver-sal patch: Their is various otc treatments for warts available but one of my favorites which is very effective are trans-ver-sal patches which comes in various sizes depending on the size of the wart. The are considered an over the counter product but it is usually behind the pharmacy counter so must be asked for by name. Just apply as indicated on the package. ...Read more

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Is there any way I can improve my circulation to get warm fingers and toes?

I've had a lot of: Success using a dilute mixture of Nitroglycerin ointment in petrolatum, but this only works if the cause of your cold fingers and toes is due to vasospastic disease, not an occlusion of an artery. It's best to get evaluated by a vascular surgeon, but if it is vasospastic disease, this is associated with several kinds of arthritic conditions, in which case, see a rheumatologist. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Fingers and toes of My wife, daughter and son get swollen up during winters starting at a temp of 10 deg celcius and worsen further. Pl advice.

Fingers and toes of My wife, daughter and son get swollen up during winters starting at a temp of 10 deg celcius and worsen further. Pl advice.

Fingers: Vessels to spasms during cold weather. The most important thing to do is keep the hands and feet warm, but there are medications that can be helpful, although all can have unpleasant (and sometimes unsafe) side effects. ...Read more

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What causes my toes & fingers to get ice cold indoors with plenty of heat and no chill in other parts of my body? Excellent health, BP 120/70, BMI 20.

What causes my toes & fingers to get ice cold indoors with plenty of heat and no chill in other parts of my body? Excellent health, BP 120/70, BMI 20.

Raynaud: This sounds like raynauds syndrome. This is a condition where the blood vessels in the fingers clamp down and therefore the hands/fingers get cold. This can be a very painful condition. Treatments can include calcium channel blockers and topical nitroglycerin. ...Read more