hey there, i used to have dead legs but they slowly went away as i figured out a supplementation plan. all i could say would be look into things, for some reason your description made me think of vitamin E.
vit E FYI
http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tnam ... t&dbid=111
my approach: no meds so far - just nutrient-dense anti-inflammatory whole foods, and supplements where needed
info: www.whfoods.com, www.nutritiondata.com