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Applying cold and hot compresses, taking anti-inflammatories and avoiding any movement that causes pain are three ways to treat sore calf muscles, according to WebMD. Wearing supportive shoes can also help to ease pain w... More »

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Calf muscle cramps or cramps that affect the legs may be relieved by certain exercises, drinking adequate amounts of fluids, medication and rest. Muscle cramps usually occur when certain muscle contract involuntarily, no... More »

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Treatment options for calf muscle pain include rest, heat and ice application, stretching, physical therapy, and nonprescription pain relievers. However, the type of treatment depends on the cause of the pain, according ... More »

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