Asked: November 10, 20202020-11-10T09:43:24+00:00 2020-11-10T09:43:24+00:00 what causes charlie horses in legs at night ? scarlett 50 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile scarlett hi, what causes charlie horses in legs at night ? horse 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent madison 0 Questions 50 Answers 50 Best Answers 50 Points View Profile Best Answer madison 2020-11-10T11:36:29+00:00Added an answer on November 10, 2020 at 11:36 am Another name for muscle spasm is a Charley horse, it can occur in any muscle but they are most familiar to happen in the legs. These types of spasms are noticeable by inconvenient muscle contractions. The pain can become severe if the contracting muscles do not relax for many seconds. Severe condition of charley horses can lead to muscle soreness that can last for a day or more. The charley horses can be experienced while sleeping and it is common, which is followed by muscle injuries, nerve compression, dehydration and many other common cramps problems at night. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Attachment Select file Browse Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.