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Treatment to cure hiccups - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   hey doctor i have hiccups from yesterday and it come and go
Doctor :  
Ok is it more than 24 hours
User :   yeah
User :   it is normal
Doctor :   Is there any thing worrisome aboiut that
User :   no
User :   i need to stop it
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Did you try any measures like drinking water continously without taking a breath
User :   yeah
User :   and holding breath
Doctor :  
ok did you sleep last night?
User :   this hiccups go and after a 30 40 min it come back
User :   i work at night 11 till 7 in the morning
Doctor :  
Ok so they are intermittent
User :   i am sleeping now
Doctor :  
Hiccups abate in sleep
User :   when i wnet to sleep there was no hiccups i got a phone call then it come again
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Sip ice water

Doctor :  
or drink from the far side of the glass
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