Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Muscle Cramps and Palpitations 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Palpitations.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Palpitations.
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Anxiety Disorder
There are 8 somewhat common conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Palpitations.
  1. Caffeine Overdose
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Drug Toxicity
  4. Endemic Goiter
  5. Grave's Disease
  6. Heat Illness
  7. Hyperthyroidism
  8. Panic Attacks
There are 5 uncommon conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Palpitations.
  1. Electrolyte Imbalance
  2. Heat Exhaustion
  3. Hypokalemia
  4. Pernicious Anemia
  5. Theophylline Toxicity
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Muscle Cramps and Palpitations.
  1. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  2. Hyperpituitarism
  3. Hypoparathyroidism
  4. Insecticide Inhalation
  5. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  6. Rheumatic Fever
  7. Scorpion Stings

Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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