Sometimes certain muscles, especially of the calves and feet, are subject to painful contractions, which are called cramps, coming on generally during sleep.
Treatment.-Press of squeeze the parts; if in the feet press them against the foot of the bed.
Medicines.-(One dose to be given at bedtime for a few nights.)
When they occur after fatigue.
To overcome the predisposition; feet cold. Nux v. 3.-
From no special cause, coming on in the night.
If these are insufficient.
Cramps in the daytime, only whilst sitting.
Cramps whilst walking.
Soreness and stiffness after an attack.