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Muscle spasm Treatments

Treatments for Muscle spasm

The following treatments are listed for Muscle spasm in our knowledge base:

  • Massage
  • Application of heat or cold
  • For leg cramps the quickest treatment involves bending over and grabbing the end of the toes, fully straightening out the leg, the cramp will eventually dissipate
  • Eating foods high in potassium can help prevent muscle cramps
  • In the case of cramps caused by varicose veins, treatment of the affected veins with sclerotherapy, endovenous laser or surgery usually provides relief

Drugs and Medications used to treat Muscle spasm:

Some of the drugs and medications used in the treatment of Muscle spasm may include:

  • Diazepam
  • Apo-Diazepam
  • Diastat
  • Diazemuls
  • Diazepam Intensol Oral Solution
  • Dizac
  • E-Pam
  • Meval
  • Novo-Dipam
  • Q-Pam
  • Rival
  • Valcaps
  • Valium
  • Valrelease
  • Vazepam
  • Vivol
  • Zetran
  • Chloroxazone
  • Parafon Forte DSC
  • Parafon Forte
  • Strifon Forte
  • Cyclobenzaprine
  • Flexeril
  • Apo-Cyclobenzaprine
  • Flexitec
  • Gen-Cyclobenzaprine
  • Novo-Cycloprine
  • Nu-Cyclobenzaprine

Treatments for Causes of Muscle spasm

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Muscle spasm:

More causes: not all possible causes for Muscle spasm are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Muscle spasm.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Muscle spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Muscle spasm' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Muscle spasm or choose View All.


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