Home Remedies to Stop Baby Hiccups

Does your baby have a case of the hiccups that just won’t let up? Are their hiccups making it difficult to get in a good feeding session? Or maybe they’re taking in extra air which is leading to more gassiness?

Whatever the case may be, sometimes as parents we want to know how to get rid of baby hiccups and fast!

Today, we’ll learn all about baby hiccups, what causes them, how to get rid of baby hiccups, and what not to do.

One tried and true method for getting rid of your baby’s hiccups is with a good burping session.

1. Burp your baby

– Put baby against your body with their chin on your shoulder and gently pat and rub baby’s back.

There are a couple of ways to do this effectively:

– Lay your baby on their tummy across your lap with their head slightly higher than the rest of their body. Gently pat and rub their back.

While I know pacifier use can be a bit of a hot topic, one thing’s for sure, it can really help ease a bout of hiccups in your baby.

2. Give your baby a pacifier

When they suck on a pacifier, it can help relax their diaphragm which will cause the hiccups to stop.

Gripe water is a natural supplement that combines herbs and water to relieve gassiness and digestive upset in babies.

3. Try gripe water

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All material provided is for your information only and should not be construed as medical advice or instruction. Please consult your doctor.