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Can anxiety attack bother my calf muscles?

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Can anxiety attack bother my calf muscles?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

What symptoms are you having? Since when do you have the anxiety? Are you on any medications?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No medications. My blood pressure is elevated cause I'm stressing badly and my calf muscles are sore
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm trying to calm down and it's not working well
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Frequent peeing do to the stress
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

Thanks for your reply.

What is your blood pressure? What is your age? Did you overuse your calf muscles recently? Are your calf muscles also tender to touch?

Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Anxiety will not make your calf muscles sore.

Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Some of the peripheral manifestations of anxiety are:
Diarrhea
Dizziness, light-headedness
Excessive sweating
Hyperreflexia (increased reflexes)
Hypertension (increased blood pressure)
Awareness of heart beat
Chest pain
Pupillary dilatation
Restlessness
Fainting
Increased heart rate
Tingling in the extremities (arms and legs)
Tremors
Upset stomach
Increased urinary frequency, hesitancy, urgency.

Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

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