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    How Does Kidney Disease Cause Hiccups

    2014-06-29 08:37| Font Size A A A

    How Does Kidney Disease Cause HiccupsHow does kidney disease cause hiccups? It can be caused by numerous factors, and the most common causes of short-tern hiccups include overeating, drinking carbonated beverages, and consuming alcohol, or emotional stress. However, if you have a long-term hiccups, what exactly is it?

    Frequent bouts of the hiccups have some causes which are mostly kidney related. Why? Wanna the reasons? Please read on and find more info.

    A person of whom is experiencing kidney disease will have a gradual decline of renal function. To be frank, in the early stage of kidney disease, there is no obvious symptoms, while when the illness condition develops into advanced stage of kidney disease, like stage 3 and stage 4, it will induced many discomforts, including persistent hiccups. The specific causes can be listed as follows:

    1. Accumulations of wastes and toxins

    Along with decline of renal function, the kidneys will lose the ability of keeping electrolyte balance and cause disorder of metabolism. As a result, a large amount wastes and toxins (such as urea, a metabolin of protein) will pile up in the body which can increase the further damage on kidneys, and hiccups will occur.

    2. Side effect of medicines

    To well controlled various symptoms, your doctor will prescribe some certain medications. Among these medicines, steroids are often used to control the illness condition. However, long-term or overdoes intake may induce various side effects. Hiccups also can be regarded as a side effect of steroids.

    In view of these causes, your hiccups is related to your renal disease. Knowing the causes enables you to treat hiccups effectively. You can eliminate hiccups through doing the follow things.

    --Reduce intake of protein so as to lower urea levels

    --Regulate electrolyte balance

    --Adjust the dosage of your medicines under a doctor’s guidance

    Except for the mentioned above, there are many natural therapies which are created by our experts. For instance, Immunotherapy not only can help eliminate hiccups, but also can repair damaged kidney tissues and recover kidney function. If you are interested in this therapy, please feel free to contact us by leaving a message below or emailing us to

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