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What is the best thing to do to treat a hangover.

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Dr. James Rotchford
Addiction Medicine 41 years experience
It depends: I just heard that seven up helps. There is dehydration and fluids help. There are some wonderful chinese herbs, there are some prescription meds. And of course there is a little bit of alcohol. The host of possible remedies is a tip off that perhaps there is not one best solution. Time to rethink your relationship with alcohol?

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Best way to treat a hangover?

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Dr. Carin Van Gelder
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Don't drink so much: ...Next time. Nothing really helps, but you should stay hydrated (with water!), rest, and eat small frequent amounts. Drinking to excess can cause serious medical problems, besides being a sign of alcoholism.
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The best way to treat a hangovers is?

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Dr. John Bucek
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Varies: Hangovers are complicated. Some drinkers feel irritable because alcohol withdrawal causes the brain to be sensitive. Some drinkers are dehydrated or have depleted their minerals after moderate or heavy drinking. Some people feel poisoned because of additives in alcoholic beverages even when they do not drink to excess (e.g. Red wine). There are different ways to reduce each of these.

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