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Re: [IP] Leg cramps



Eileen,

I experienced these as a child diabetic.  I used to get them a lot.  My endo at
the time told me to take in more potassium.  to eat things like bananas and
potatoes.  I hope this helps.

Billie

email @ redacted wrote:

> Hi all, i get leg cramps every once in awhile. mainly in the middle of the
> night my lower calve right leg. it wakes me right up out of bed. its very
> painful like someone twisting the muscle. i have to like get it unstuck then
> the next morning it hurts all day. i have neuropathy but my dr says does not
> feel its from that. so i am getting a bone scan done monday, so maybe that
> will tell me something. i eat well,  i keep hydrated i take vitamins,
> including calcium, does anyone know what it could be? thanks for your help
> Eileen pumping since 3/01 and loving it! ps dr is doing bone density scan
> because i take levoxyl for thyroid disease and sometimes that can make you
> have bone loss??
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