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Injuries, poor blood flow, overuse, spinal nerve compression and dehydration can cause leg cramps or spasms, according to Healthline. Leg spasms, often called "charley horses," also occur in people with low levels of cer...

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Muscle cramps in the thigh may be caused by excessive use of the thigh muscle, muscle injury, reduced blood flow to the legs, inadequate calcium and potassium, and conditions including alcoholism, kidney failure and hypo...

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Thigh cramps at night have various causes, including unknown reasons, muscle fatigue, nerve problems and drugs, according to Mayo Clinic. In rare cases, diseases such as peripheral artery disease, diabetes and spinal ste...

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Inner thigh cramps can be caused by straining or overusing a muscle; deficiencies of dietary minerals such as calcium; insufficient blood circulation in the muscles; and dehydration, according to MedlinePlus. Extended pe...

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Exercising, overuse of muscle, pregnancy, blood flow issues and dehydration can all lead to charley horses, or muscle cramps, states WebMD. Potassium and calcium deficiencies can also cause these muscle cramps.

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Factors contributing to leg cramps may be as simple as dehydration or muscle strain, according to the Mayo Clinic. Occasionally, leg cramps are the result of other more serious underlying causes.

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Causes of foot and leg cramps include muscle fatigue or injury, pregnancy, dehydration, vitamin deficiencies and cold temperatures, says WebMD. Occasionally, cramps are the result of inadequate blood flow, thyroid or kid...

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