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I'm suffering from severe foot pain and calf pain, It keeps

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I'm suffering from severe foot pain and calf pain
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: It keeps getting worse
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No there isn't
Hi, this is Dr Ansari, welcome to JA.

May I know your age and gender, Do you have Diabetes Mellitus, and Does the pain unilateral or on both sides?

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Customer: replied 13 days ago.
No I don't have diabetes I'm a female I'm 42 years of age
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
It's on both sides

Does the pain occur mostly at the night or it is associated with relief until the legs are not moved?

Among the causes of bilateral leg and foot the important ones are

-Spinal Stenosis

-Restless leg syndrome

-Deficiency of electrolytes and vitamins like Calcium, and Vit-D


You need to be evaluated clinically with labs and MRI Spine and probably Nerve conduction studies

Once a diagnosis is there appropriate treatment can be started, meanwhile, take naproxen ( Aleve) 220 mg twice a day for 3-4 days.

Drink fresh Juices to replenish water and any deficiency of electrolytes.