Flashcards in 21 - Muscle Cramps Deck (7):
stretching, hot bath/shower or ice massage
What is the only agent mentioned in the chapter (off-label use tho)?
quinine sulfate used off-label to manage nocturnal leg cramps
s/e of quinine sulfate
-gait or visual disturbances
Tx with quinine sulfate should be interrupted how often to assess further need
every 3 months
patients on quinine sulfate need to monitor for signs of _____
What is a safe option for leg cramps in pregnancy?
Mg (2-4 week duration)