How to make root beer from a hangover at home
Alcohol is always associated with negative effects on the human body. A hangover can be easy, medium and hard degree. To cope with this condition without medical help helps pop from a hangover, which you can prepare at home.
What are the symptoms hangover
To understand how the pop on the body after alcohol poisoning, let us consider the main symptoms of a hangover.
The hangover is a pathological condition that occurs as a result of the breakdown of alcohol in the liver to acetaldehyde, which causes intoxication. This substance is more toxic than alcohol 30 times. The consequences of this effect are reflected in the physical and psychological condition of the person.
Under the action of toxins, the kidneys produce larger amounts of urine per day. This leads to dehydration. Symptoms – dry mucous membranes, thirst, sudden loss of strength, fatigue, headaches.
Alcohol lowers the level of glucose that affects the normal functioning of the brain. As a result of deteriorating General physical condition, reduced concentration, attention, noise in the ears. Changes occur at the level of mental – auditory and visual hallucinations, worsening of mood and apathy. Constant feeling of nausea provoked by acidosis (acidic blood), due to the fact that the breakdown products of alcohol sour.
Unstable psychological state and the violation of the cardiovascular system is the direct result of magnesium deficiency, which ceases to block the calcium. Deficiency symptoms of Mg is muscle weakness, vomiting, arrhythmia. Signs of excess Ca – nervous irritability, increased response to external stimuli.
The severity of a hangover is affected by:
- the quantity and quality of alcoholic beverages;
- the age of the person;
- related diseases;
More severe hangover cause spirits dark in color, sweet liqueurs and wines, cocktails. Substances that form the aroma and flavor combined with alcohol aggravate the symptoms of a hangover.
The composition and the effect of pop on the body
As part of any pop consists of the following main components:
- acid – vinegar, aspirin, citric acid;
- alkali – baking soda;
- pure non-carbonated water.
When certain proportions of these substances relieve minor symptoms of a hangover, facilitate the General condition.
The acid stabilizes the disturbed physiological processes in the body. Its main action is to normalize the composition and functions of blood. In alcoholic poisoning the red blood cells stick together, hemoglobin ceases to perform its function, the result is oxygen starvation of the whole body, especially the brain.
The positive influence of acid on the circulatory system:
- thins the blood, tissues and cells begin to receive more oxygen;
- increases blood volume;
- dissolves formed microthrombuses;
- resumes blood flow in capillaries;
- lowers blood pressure.
Acid has an analgesic effect, helps to cope with the headache and muscle pain. It also relieves inflammation in the internal organs, regulates body temperature. The effect of acid on the body is very fast, within a few minutes. The symptoms of alcohol withdrawal begin to decrease about 10-15 minutes after taking the pop.
The main effect of baking soda for a hangover is the restoration of acid-base and electrolyte balance. Interacting with the acid, baking soda forms a specific active medium (sparkling). It promotes absorption of the drink that provides a quick hit of nutrients and minerals in the blood.
The effect of soda on the body with a hangover:
- eliminates acidosis;
- promotes rapid removal of toxins from the body;
- restores the functionality of the internal organs;
- quenches thirst, stimulates appetite;
- improves overall health.
Baking soda is a detoxifier. Well when dissolved in water, it removes intracellular toxins, restoring the structure and function of the internal organs.
Soda causes a feeling repulsive person from taking alcohol to combat a hangover.
How to make a pop yourself
Recipes, how to make a pop, there are many.
Recipe No. 1. In a glass bowl pour 0.5 liters of cold water. Add 2 tbsp vinegar and stir thoroughly. Then water pour 1 tsp. of baking soda and stir until dissolved. Optionally, the beverage can be sweetened. Make when symptoms of a hangover.
Pop should not contain lumps of soda, or insoluble particles, as they can cause a chemical burn of gastric mucosa.
Recipe №2. Pour in a container of 1 liter of water. Dissolve it in 3-4 tablets of aspirin. Then add the soda. Its amount depends on the severity of the hangover, but it should not exceed 10 g to Drink in a few receptions for 1.5-2 hours.
Recipe No. 3. In 1 liter of water to dissolve 1st. L. citric acid, add 2-3 tsp of baking soda and stir until maximum emergence of bubbles. To improve taste you can add 2-3 tablespoons of sugar.
Recipe No. 4. A sparkling cocktail of hangover – pour 0.5 liters of water in a glass or ceramiccapacity, slice the fresh lemon, put into water, stir and let stand 10 minutes Then add 1-2 tsp of baking soda, 2 tbsp sugar and ice cubes. Mix everything carefully. Pop ready to eat. This drink has a pleasant taste, good thirst quencher, invigorates.
Recipe №5. At home to prepare the drink, you can apply the medicine. Need only water and effervescent tablets "Aspirin." Take 0.5 liters of water and dissolve it in 3-5 tablets of aspirin depending on the severity of the General condition. This pop can be taken not earlier than 6 hours after drinking alcohol. The next batch should drink 6 hours after taking the first.
There are diseases in which to use pop should be wary, bronchial asthma, diseases of the liver and kidney, gastrointestinal diseases associated with impaired acidity, peptic ulcer, a tendency to allergic reactions, concomitant use of hormones.
Pharmacological agents that eliminates hangovers
The pharmaceutical industry produces a series of drugs to eliminate hangover. These funds are available for users are on the free sale in pharmacies.
List of drugs:
- "Alka-Seltzer" – a tool used for hangover cure and its prevention. Available in the form of white tablets to dissolve in water. The drug has good analgesic effect, relieves swelling, eliminates the headache. At high temperatures, the increase of the dose leads to its decrease. Aerated as it provides good bioavailability of the substances included in the composition. Before use, a tablet dissolved in a glass of water. The dosage depends on the General condition, the maximum number of tablets per day must not exceed 9 units the Duration of treatment to 3 days.
- "Antipohmelin" – eliminates the effects of a hangover. Is a dietary Supplement. It is a comprehensive tool, which is not a drug. Available in the form of lozenges with lemon flavor. In addition to the symptoms of a hangover, the tool removes disorders of the digestive system – heartburn, nausea, and diarrhea. Supplement rapidly destroys toxins and protects hepatocytes (liver cells from destruction), provides additional energy to brain and muscle tissue. The maximum number of lozenges per day should not exceed 4 pieces the Length of treatment up to 5 days.
- "Stalk" is a dietary Supplement based on vegetable components. Available in capsule form. The drug slows down the conversion of alcohol into a toxic substance, dispose of poisons from the body, eliminates the symptoms of a hangover. The action comes after half an hour after ingestion. The drug is not intended for the prevention of hangover. Method of application: can be drunk immediately after drinking alcohol, 1-2 capsules once, to drink water.
Pop to combat a hangover is always an alternative. It is easy to prepare, given that all the necessary ingredients are there in the home kitchen.