Hiccups: Why do you get hiccups again and again even after drinking enough water, know its causes and remedies

Symptoms of Hiccups: The diaphragm is located in the chest. It is made up of muscles. Sometimes these muscles suddenly contract. This contraction is completely involuntary. Mostly this happens several times in a row. After such contractions, the laryngeal bands come closer to each other. This phenomenon is called ‘upliftment’. According to Dr. Medical Editor […]
 


Hiccups: Why do you get hiccups again and again even after drinking enough water, know its causes and remedies

Symptoms of Hiccups: The diaphragm is located in the chest. It is made up of muscles. Sometimes these muscles suddenly contract. This contraction is completely involuntary. Mostly this happens several times in a row. After such contractions, the laryngeal bands come closer to each other. This phenomenon is called ‘upliftment’.

According to Dr. Medical Editor and Content Specialist Swati Mishra in this context, “Height is a reflex action. The center of this reflex action is in the lower part of the brainstem. The phrenic nerve stimulates the dividing membrane and causes the muscles to contract.

Reasons for frequent coughing:

  • Inflammation of the lining of the esophagus causes inflammation. This is due to acidic juice passing from the stomach into the esophagus.
  • Drink more cold drinks.
  • excessive alcohol consumption
  • Eating too much
  • excessive excitement or mental stress
  • Sudden change in body temperature.
  • Excessive chewing while eating chewing gum.

How long can the lift last?

 

The cough usually lasts for a few minutes. In such times, it is stopped by various home remedies.

What is the solution?

If you have a persistent cough, here are some home remedies. These include drinking water, eating sugar, putting black pepper and granulated sugar in the mouth, as well as eating a mixture of lemon and honey. Here are some home remedies that you can use.