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 » Health Conditions & Diseases

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 » Health Pain & Symptoms

A calf muscle strain is the tearing of the muscle fibers at the back of the lower leg, according to Laurie LaRusso for NYU Langone Medical Center. The tear may be partial or complete. Muscle strains are graded according ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Breaks & Sprains
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