When nerves of the body of a person become contracted after excitement, he suffers from hiccup.

Treatment of hiccup according to naturopathy:

  • Hiccups stop by drinking one glass hot water.
  • Stomach should be fomented in this disease. Apply cold applications on the stomach. Pressure reduces on the diaphragm of the stomach by doing so. Thus, hiccups stops.
  • Take long and deep breath if a person has been suffering from hiccups.
  • Hiccups stop by concentrating on a thing.
  • Hiccups stop by sucking the pieces of ice.
  • Take one spoon honey or sugar when a person has been suffering from hiccups.
  • Mix one spoon honey in one glass hot water. Hiccups stop by drinking this preparation.
  • Grind small cardamom and basil leaves altogether. Mix this preparation in water and drink.
  • Chew 2-3 cloves followed by drinking water.