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This is supposed to get rid of leg cramps at night. I haven't tried it yet but the person who told me about it swears by it. Put a bar of soap like Irish Spring or Dial and it's supposed to prevent cramps. Weirder things have happened so try it out.

- Submitted by MISTYSMOM06 6/29/2010 in Everything Else | 9 Comments
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CATT1580 7/13/2010 5:30:00 PM

    My Mother swears by this but it didn't work for......
SMERTZ 6/30/2010 7:33:00 PM

    I have heard this remedy from multiple sources but never tried it myself.

My mother swears by this, she even brings a bar of soap with her when she comes to stay at my house. LOL...Like I don't have soap here.
DIANE1253 4/16/2011 7:52:00 PM

    i swear by this too. I have two bars of soap in my queen size bed. One down by my feet and the other around the stomach, hip area. Had tummy cramps one night and I thought I would try it. YEP it worked
KITTYF54 8/21/2010 10:38:00 AM

    so should I unwrap it or leave it wrapped? under the sheet or snuggled up at your middle? there's a lot of bed in our queen sized bed. I need more info. LOL
OSUMSUGW 8/6/2010 11:44:00 AM

    I have done this and it did work. I put it under my bottom sheet. Unfortunately, my dog tried to dig it up, through the bedspread!!
LOULOUBELLE2 7/3/2010 9:48:00 PM

    I have done this for the last 3-4 years and it's the only thing that STOPPED my horrible night time leg cramps. I take a bar of soap with me on vacations, to hotels bed and breakfasts, as well as a cruise. Believe me it does work.
SMILINDI 7/3/2010 9:28:00 AM

    Oh my stars~I love hearing somebody else say this! I had a gal in the salon for a few years who always said she slept with a bar of Dial soap between her knees to keep pain from setting in, or getting worse. It was one of those ..."okay...." moments unsure if it was her age, or just cheezy info. Might have to try this now...just to see if it works! Thanks so much.
LALITHA9 6/30/2010 8:09:00 PM

    where do you leave the bar of soap?
KATYBUG48 6/30/2010 12:40:00 AM

    Let us know when you try it.

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