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Mustard For Leg Cramps



I know it sounds crazy, but eating some plain old yellow mustard when you get a leg cramp will relieve that cramp in a matter of seconds. Don't ask me how it work but dip a teaspoon in the jar and eat about a half-inch worth from what sticks to the spoon will do the trick. Worked on a cramp that went from my toes to my groin and relieved it in about 10 seconds. Remarkable!

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  • i haven't heard of mustard, but pickle juice does it too !! thanks for sharing !! - by MAMABEARLICIOUS
  • I remembered this one and low and behold had a leg cramp the other night at 4:o5 am. Could hardly walk to the kitchen it wa so painful. Took my 'medicine' by the time I got back to bed it was pretty much gone. WOW is all I can say. - by RENIDAY1
  • Hmmmm...I'll have to try this because I get woken up by horrible leg cramps that just won't go away. - by RENIDAY1
  • Pretty neat, Mary. Don't know what the DH will think of mustard on the bedside table cuz I get these cramps in the middle of the night. Thanks! - by PEGGY-BEE
  • That is a new one for me, but I will try it for sure, I need all the help I can get, I do the tonic water, and it helps some, actually I try what I hear about, some good some not so good. THanks - by MERRYMARY42
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    I will try this very interesting - by CATHRINE2010
  • I will try this - by SUBSHINE
    this is a pretty cool trick. thanks, i will keep this in my mental remedy and use it on my husband who sometimes gets cramp due to dehydration. - by FURSUREMAYBE
  • My Doctor suggested low calorie Tonic Water. Apparently the quinine helps. I've been getting intense cramps daily - so thanks everyone for you suggestions. - by JWOURMS
  • interesting, I don't have that issue, but know someone who does. - by TEDDYBEARDONNA
  • I use apple cider vinegar with honey. It could be the acid that relieves the leg cramps. I do suffer from them a lot because I hike every chance I get and sometimes it is daily. - by 2BFREE2LIVE

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