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What exactly causes akathisia and what can be used to mitigate it?

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In brief: A mystery

Akathisia or restless leg syndrome has no sure cause but seems to occur more often with chronic kidney disease, diabetes, iron deficiency, parkinson's disease and peripheral neuropathy.
Treatments could include gentle stretching exercises, massage and warm baths.

In brief: A mystery

Akathisia or restless leg syndrome has no sure cause but seems to occur more often with chronic kidney disease, diabetes, iron deficiency, parkinson's disease and peripheral neuropathy.
Treatments could include gentle stretching exercises, massage and warm baths.
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