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10.2.3 Nocturnal leg cramps

Quinine salts are effective in reducing the frequency of nocturnal leg cramps by about 25% in ambulatory patients.

It may take up to 4 weeks for improvement to become apparent Treatment should be interrupted at intervals of approximately 3 months to assess the need for further treatment.

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