A bout of hiccups usually resolves itself without intervention. Although many home remedies claim to shorten the duration, medical treatment is occasionally necessary in cases of chronic hiccups.
So just try to wait them out, or have some fun with the home remedies to see which one works for you.
Steve Mullenix (R.Ph) co-owns The Pharmacy in Mount Olive with his wife, Sherry Mullenix (J.D., R.N.). They can be reached at 631-1201.