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Measures to counter hiccups - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   frst u tell me remember me ?
Doctor :   yes i do
User :   today i take cold milk and apple
User :   i start vomit
Doctor :   ok when did u vomit
User :   and now hichki from a hour continue
Doctor :   u mean hiccups
Doctor :   ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it can occur due to irritation of phrenic nerve
User :   what now i do
Doctor :   has the hiccups stopped
User :   now its still continue
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long has it been?
User :   from a hour
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Stimulating the back of the throat or roof of the mouth with the index fingerWhile sitting, leaning forward and compressing the chest and diaphragm against the knees
User :   explain
Doctor :   what
Doctor :   sholud i explain
User :   yes
Doctor :   if there hsa been any irritation of the nerves
Doctor :   it will decrease as its stimulation decreases
Doctor :   are u there?
Doctor :   sipping ice water
Doctor :   would also help
Doctor :   swallowing granulated sugar. biting on a lemon are the other ways to counter hiccups
Doctor :   are u there?
Doctor :   are u there?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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