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Im having a lot of cramp in my leg charle horse back on also

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Im having a lot of cramp in my leg charle horse back on also when i cough i get loose stool what to do
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: Im taking i call it pear pill is not a cold
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: I have pulmonary fibrosis
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 6 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Your cough should be treated with oral prednisone or steroid course.

Pulmonary fibrosis may respond to steroids sometimes.

Leg cramps can be due to the electrolyte deficiencies.

Magnesium 400 mg daily, vitamin D 2000 IU and calcium 1200 mg daily should help.
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