Musculoskeletal disorders

Muscle spasm

(Muscle cramp)

About Muscle spasm

Muscle cramps are sudden, involuntary contractions or spasms in one or more of your muscles. They often occur after exercise or at night, lasting a few seconds to several minutes. It is a very common muscle problem. Muscle cramps can be caused by nerves that malfunction. Sometimes this malfunction is due to a health problem, such as a spinal cord injury or a pinched nerve in the neck or back. Other causes areStraining or overusing a muscleDehydrationA lack of minerals in your diet or the depletion of minerals in your bodyNot enough blood getting to your musclesCramps can be very painful. Stretching or gently massaging the muscle can relieve this pain.

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