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2. Why Do I Get Leg Cramps?

The leg cramps in question are also known as idiopathic leg cramps and can occur for no apparent reason, though they may be a complication or symptom of another health condition. If so, they are called secondary leg cramps. Medications such as diuretics and statins may also be to blame for nighttime leg cramps.

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