https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/14170-leg-cramps-at-night

Find out what nocturnal leg cramps are from the Cleveland Clinic. Read about these nighttime leg cramps, causes, and treatments.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/night-leg-cramps/basics/definition/sym-20050813

Aug 13, 2005 ... Night leg cramps: Symptom — Overview covers definition, possible ... Symptoms ... Night leg cramps usually involve your calf muscles, although ... Book: Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief · Newsletter: Mayo Clinic Health Letter ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/180160.php

Dec 1, 2017 ... It has been suggested that the way we sleep, with the foot stretched out and the calf muscles shortened, may trigger night cramps. Another ...

https://www.webmd.com/pain-management/muscle-spasms-cramps-charley-horse

Mar 31, 2019 ... WebMD explains muscle spasms, cramps and charley horses, including symptoms, causes and treatments. ... You could be out for a run or drifting off to sleep when it happens: The muscles of your calf or foot suddenly ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/leg-cramps-at-night

Jun 3, 2019 ... Leg cramps at night typically occur in the calves, thighs, and feet. Learn what's causing these pains, how to alleviate them, and when to seek ...

https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/muscle-bone-and-joints/conditions/leg-cramps

Find out what causes leg cramps, how to treat them and when to see your GP. Exercises and ... Three out of four cases occur at night during sleep. Read more ...

https://pmj.bmj.com/content/78/924/596

In patients with severe symptoms, a trial of 4–6 weeks' treatment with quinine is probably still justified, but .... Nocturnal leg cramps—their causes and treatment.

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0815/p350.html

Aug 15, 2012 ... Limited evidence supports treating nocturnal leg cramps with exercise ... Nerve dysfunction or damage has been suggested as a cause of leg ...

https://www.pharmacytimes.com/publications/issue/2017/july2017/leg-cramps-a-sign-of-underlying-illness

Aug 1, 2017 ... Pregnant women are extremely prone to leg cramps at night, especially during ... Nordqvist C. Leg cramps: causes, diagnosis, and treatments.

https://www.health.com/pain/leg-cramps-causes

Feb 8, 2019 ... "Although there is no one definitive cause [of nighttime leg cramps], they ... estrogens (used to treat menopause symptoms); and pain meds like ...