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There are few possibilities for bilateral leg cramps.
1. Dehydration and electrolyte deficiency 2. Peripheral neuropathy: this mean the nerves supplying the calf muscles are getting damaged. Lower spine herniated disc, vitamin B12 deficiency, metabolic disorder, autoimmune disorder are some of the causes.3. Blood clots or DVT-- unlikely but still a possibility.Blood tests should include: sed rate, CRP, ANA titer, ANCAs, B12 level, vit D level.Specialist to consult with: NeurologistTreatment depends on underlying cause.Symptomatically a muscle relaxant like Cyclobenzaprine may be tried for now.Other medications that may help are:Diltiazem 30 to 60 mg daily at night time.Gabapentin 100 to 300 mg daily at bedtime.Following natural supplements will also help:Tonic water or quinine --Works very well --but should be avoided if you have a heart condition.Magnesium supplements 400 mg dailyVitamin B6 50 mg dailyVitamin B12 1000 mcg daily.Ginkgo biloba 600 mg daily.