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Best way to treat cramping?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Some treatments help

Muscle cramps can be lessened by staying hydrated, eating a balanced diet with adequate vitamins & minerals, stretching & massaging muscles.
{menstrual cramps can be lessened with a heating pad or "nsaids" such as Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Birth control pills can help. Some people feel that b-vitamins, magnesium, and omega-3 fatty acids help. Some people try acupuncture.} a doctor can evaluate excess pain.

In brief: Some treatments help

Muscle cramps can be lessened by staying hydrated, eating a balanced diet with adequate vitamins & minerals, stretching & massaging muscles.
{menstrual cramps can be lessened with a heating pad or "nsaids" such as Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Birth control pills can help. Some people feel that b-vitamins, magnesium, and omega-3 fatty acids help. Some people try acupuncture.} a doctor can evaluate excess pain.
Dr. Robert Kwok
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