L'invention a pour objet un dispositif pour stopper le hoquet.
A device for curing hiccups, comprising:
- a metallic cup-like vessel being a first electrode for producing electricity adapted to be applied to the lip of the user; and
- a second electrode electrically insulated from said first electrode being affixed to said vessel and extending from a point substantially within said vessel to a point substantially above a rim of the vessel.
A method of curing hiccups, comprising:
- applying a first electrical current of one potential to the lower lip of the patient; and
- applying a second electrical current of a different potential from said one potential to the facial skin of the patient.