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How can i treat a two-day hangover feeling?

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Dr. Karl Spector
Addiction Medicine 26 years experience
Hydration!: Because most expert believe that a hangover is due to the dehydrating effects of alcohol, the best way to avoid one in the first place or treat it once you have one is simple water. Lots of water. Not coffee or any other fancy medications, just water. It is not magic, though. Your body still has to "detoxify" itself. But drinking water is the safest and best treatment. And it's cheap, too!
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Hangover: Hydration best answer. Typical hangover metabolites accumulate in system. Also dehydrating effect of alcohol. Increased water intake to dilute metabolites and correct hydration status.
Last updated Oct 24, 2017


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