Skip to content
Hiccups as a Sign of Nearing Death
avatar
runaclinic posted:
Has anyone heard that a person seriously ill will have intermittent hiccuping?

Thank you
Reply
 
avatar
Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hello and welcome to WebMD,

No, I've not heard that but no one here (including me) is a doctor. If you are at all concerned about something which has occurred or about a loved one, ask your doctor.
 
avatar
jaimem318 responded:
I had the hiccups for 18 months straight, it was not a sign of death for me but it was a sign of anxiety and panic attacks. I do hope the hiccups have resolved themselves without the loss of a life.


Spotlight: Member Stories

I have been married to a wonderful main since 05/2006. We lost our only child in 7/2010 to an accidental drowning. Our world has been turned upside do...More

Helpful Tips

How to increase Font Size
Hold down the Ctrl key and the plus sign key at the same time. Do this as many times as you need until you get to a font size that works ... More
Was this Helpful?
13 of 27 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.