Treatment for Hiccup

Written by Dr.Md.Redwanul Huq (Masum)
Monday, 20 June 2011 15:33

[HINTS: Contd-To be continued, M- Month, ±M- Before or After Meal, AM- After Meal, ½HBM- ½ Hour Before Meal,W- Week, D-Day.2HAM- 2 Hour After Meal,bid-Twice daily, tid-Three times daily,qid-Four times daily.]

Treatment for hiccup is-

1.Tab. Metoclopramide (10 mg)
1 tab-tid (½ HBM) —————————————7D

2.Combination of Aluminium Hydroxide, Magnesium Hydroxide
& Simethicone in Tablet (Chewable)[2+2+2]
or Suspension form[2 tsf – tid] ————-2 /4W.

3.Tab.Chlorpromazine (25mg)
1 tab-bid/tid (AM) —————7D

4.Tab. Procyclidine Hydrochloride (5 mg)
½ tab-bid/tid  ——————————–7D
& Treatment of cause.

To know the Generic and Trade names of the above mentioned drugs and their available formulations in Bangladesh click here.

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