Asked: November 10, 20202020-11-10T09:44:02+00:00 2020-11-10T09:44:02+00:00 what causes charlie horses in your thighs ? scarlett 50 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile scarlett hi, what causes charlie horses in your thighs ? 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 Charlie horses are the cramps or muscle spasm, they mostly occur in muscles of legs. It is often caused by dehydration, muscle strain, overuse of muscles, or holding a posture for a long period of time. Sometimes Charlie horses can also be caused due to muscle injuries, stress to the muscles, and insufficient blood supply to the muscles, nerve compression, and mineral depletion, taking diuretics, muscle fatigues, exercising for hours and in heat or cold. Many people can encounter charley horses while sleeping. Thus, charley horses usually do not lead to severe conditions. They are normally treatable at home. 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.