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Cause for hiccups and treatment for it. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hello sir
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   sir am getting hiccups continously from past 2 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   and they are never lasting
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No
User :   age-22,student,single,59,yes
Doctor :   r u taking any medicine or having any other medical problems other than hiccups
User :   No i dint consult with any doctor yet
Doctor :   did u take any medicine for hiccups
Doctor :   ok
User :   no sir i did not
User :   just more than hiccups i feel like i get vomiting
User :   could you please tell me sir why is this happening for?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have burning sensation in chest?
User :   yes i guess so abit
Doctor :   u can take this syrup digene gel three times a day before each meal and at bed time.
Doctor :   if the problem persist u need to consult a doctor, if the hiccups persists for more than 2 hours
Doctor :   ok
User :   sir you may wonder but at times they persist for more than 5 hours
User :   i go on eat sugar and drink water but they never last it even for a second
Doctor :   then u need to consult a physician
Doctor :   it can be something serious
Doctor :   if u dont get any relief with home remedies
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please type in small letters
Doctor :   please type in small letters
User :   sir can you be frank and tell me what kind of deases indications you see in my case
Doctor :   for hiccups nothing much can be done online, u need a prescription drug, for that u need to consult a ohysician
Doctor :   it could be due to many cause
Doctor :   normally build up of ammonia can cause this
Doctor :   like in kidney disease
Doctor :   or Gastrointestinal causes
User :   i do smoke
Doctor :   r u feeling breatheless
Doctor :   since the hiccups are persistsing
Doctor :   consult a physician
Doctor :   dont ignore
Doctor :   ok
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User :   Thank you sir take care byebye
Doctor :   bye
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   confirmed
Doctor :   bye
Doctor :   bye bye
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