Leg Cramps

Leg cramps are involuntary muscle contractions that can appear at any time. Lasting from a moment to several minutes, leg cramps can be the result of overexertion, dehydration, mineral deficiency, an injury, or a condition called Restless Leg Syndrome. RLS is a brain disorder that causes uncomfortable tingling or burning sensations in the legs while at rest, often at night. The condition is also characterized by a strong urge to move the legs in an effort to alleviate the sensation, which can range in severity from mild to painful.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for leg cramps.

The following TCM Diagnostic Patterns May Be Involved With Leg Cramps

Acupuncture Points That May Be Useful For Leg Cramps

TCM Herbal Formulas That May Be Useful For Leg Cramps

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