Persistent hiccups with continuous intrathecal morphine infusion

The Clinical Journal of Pain, 01/20/2012

Authors report a case of a 44–year–old man who developed persistent hiccups with IT morphine infusion pump therapy. The hiccups persisted despite various nonpharmacological and pharmacological measures. The untoward symptom resolved after substitution of IT hydromorphone for IT morphine.

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