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What causes severe charley horses. I cannot stretch my legs because I get severe leg cramps.

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Dr. James Cunnar
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In brief: Lots of things

Here you go - and this is not a complete list : poor fitting shoes, sciatica, neuropathy (many causes), lower back arthritis, certain medicines, exercising, and many others.
Your physician can properly diagnose you.

In brief: Lots of things

Here you go - and this is not a complete list : poor fitting shoes, sciatica, neuropathy (many causes), lower back arthritis, certain medicines, exercising, and many others.
Your physician can properly diagnose you.
Dr. James Cunnar
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