Doctor insights on: Hiccup cure

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How do u cure hiccups?

How do u cure hiccups?

Hiccups: Most hiccups fade away by themselves or when the cause is treated. Ones that last more than 2 days can benefit from remedies like Reglan (metoclopramide) (anti-nausea drug) or Baclofen (muscle relaxant). ...Read more

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Hiccups (Definition)

Hiccups = involuntary spasm of diaphragm followed by ...Read more


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What is the best way to cure hiccups?

What is the best way to cure hiccups?

Self limited: Most cases of hiccups are self limited. You may consult this site for more information.

http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/hiccups/basics/definition/con-20031471 ...Read more

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Can drinking vinegar cure hiccups?

Myths: Nope. Not in any way. This is a false myth. ...Read more

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Would domperidone be likely to cure hiccups? (ive had them for a year) I take 40mg of tecta per day as well

Would domperidone be likely to cure hiccups? (ive had them for a year) I take 40mg of tecta per day as well

Hiccups in the US: For persistent hiccups in the us treatments are usually thorazine, haldol, (haloperidol) or metoclopramide. There are plenty of case reports of domperidone working in hiccups as well. ...Read more

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What is the best cure of hiccups?

What is the best cure of hiccups?

No single best cure: It is not known why people get hiccups. Babies start getting hiccups even before they are born. Hiccups are not harmful, and they stop on their own. There is no sure way to stop hiccups, although people have tried techniques such as: drinking water, holding one's breath, getting scared, putting sugar on the tongue, etc... Medication is only used in non-stop cases that interfere with one's life. ...Read more

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How can I cure the hiccups if it's from me throwing up due to colitis.?

How can I cure the hiccups if it's from me throwing up due to colitis.?

I am so sorry for yo: Hiccups are very frustrating but usually go away on their own. If t hey are related to a particular heal problem fixing the problem usually gets rid of them. Medically there is no consitant treatment. In drastic cases there are surgical treatments which I would not suggest ...Read more

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My boyfriend has had hiccups since yesterday all the traditional "cures" haven't helped what else can we do?

May need medication: Very severe hiccups lasting days often need prescription medications to stop them. A visit to a physician is recommended if hicupping persists. ...Read more

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What is a real cure for chronic hiccups?

What is a real cure for chronic hiccups?

Medicine: You may need medication, like thorazine, (chlorpromazine) but that is in extreme cases. See your doctor! ...Read more

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What are causes for hiccups and what is Tx/cures? Pt. has chronic hiccups which resulted in aspiration. So is NPO. Remedies?

Ans: Causes of hiccups remain unknown. Can be a result of trauma or injury. Thought to be related to the diaphragm but no definitive cause and thus no treatment. ...Read more

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Pt on again/off again hiccups coupled with ab spasms, has dementia meds. What possible reasons and cures if any?

Pt on again/off again hiccups coupled with ab spasms, has dementia meds. What possible reasons and cures if any?

Try these.:
Breath holding
Valsalva maneuver
Breathing into bag
Ice water gargles
Swallowing granulated sugar, hard bread, or peanut butter
Drinking from opposite side of glass
Catheter or cotton swab stimulation of nasooropharynx
Forceable traction on the tongue
Biting on a lemon
Fright
Noxious odors (inhaling ammonia)
Pressing on the eyeballs. ...Read more

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I have been hiccuping once every hour my whole life. Doctor said stop chewing gum, but that's not it. What can I do to cure it?

I have been hiccuping once every hour my whole life. Doctor said stop chewing gum, but that's not it. What can I do to cure it?

Neurologist: Something is not right. I would get a second opinion and ask for a referral to a neurologist. You should not have to live with hiccups. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Good cures for getting rid of hickups?

Cause?: The cause of the hiccups is the real issue but most things are myths: holding your breath, drinking water +- upside down, getting scared or startled to name a few. Depending on your age, medical conditions, and medications it might be worth discussing with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why can't I stop hiccuping?

Why can't I stop hiccuping?

Find cause: Continuous hiccuping can be due to anything from disease irritating the diaphragm to a medication side effect to a goiter pressing on the phrenic nerve to neurologic disease. I am going to assume you are not an uncontrolled diabetic or in kidney failure. A physician's office visit is in order. ...Read more

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What causes hiccups?

Diaphragm: Irritation of the diaphragm causes hiccups. Usually due to swallowed air, but it can be a sign of a more serious problem and should be seen if it persists. ...Read more

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What causes hiccups?

Phrenic nerve: Irritation causes temporary diaphragmatic fluttering resulting in hiccups. The underlying causes may be multiple including gastric irritation, air gulping or illnesses. ...Read more

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Hiccup for 3 weekes?

Hiccup for 3 weekes?

Hiccups: Hiccups for three weeks are not good. You already gave one reason of overeating. Cut down on your eating. Chew properly. No carbonated drinks, alcohol, or spicy foods. You have to see your doctor to evaluate your diaphragm and nerve, and medication to stop them. ...Read more

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How to stop hiccups?

How to stop hiccups?

Hiccups: Hiccups rarely tend to be persistent. If they are ; affecting your quality of life, you should see your doctor. Hiccups is not a disease but a symptom. Treatment includes specialized medications such as baclofen. It is important to first find out the cause of hiccups. ...Read more

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What causes a hiccup?

Hiccup: The most common triggers for short-term hiccups include:
eating too much
drinking carbonated beverages
drinking too much alcohol
sudden temperature changes
excitement or emotional stress. ...Read more

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