Page 2 of 4 FirstFirst 1234 LastLast
Results 16 to 30 of 46
  1. #16
    Speechless
    Points: 485,101, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,113
    Points
    485,101
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 373
    Given: 113

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Weekend, and stationary: bloody marys, coffee, and a breakfast containing some combination of eggs, potatoes, and meat. Tons of hot sauce/salsa on that.

    Weekend, and have to come home from somewhere: Subway, loaded with veggies, most importantly jalapenos and bannana peppers. Chased with coffee, water, and ibuprofen.

    Weekday: Pray for death


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  2. #17
    Pro
    Points: 87,377, Level: 91
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 73
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Goothrey's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Austin, Tx
    Posts
    3,009
    Points
    87,377
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 120
    Given: 19

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Hydration and 2 ibuprofen. Something with flavor is often more satisfying than just water.

    If nausea accompanies the hangover, than the only remedy is time....unfortunately.


    Rip 'n Shred - Shred 'n Rip



  3. #18
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 2,939, Level: 15
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 111
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    251
    Points
    2,939
    Level
    15
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 44
    Given: 0

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    As a person who doesn't drink excessively very frequently, I take milk thistle a few days in advance of knowing I'm going to have too many. And I haven't had a hangover since I started doing it.

    In a nutshell, milk thistle is an herb that helps liver function.

    Edit: this is a prevention not cure.



  4. #19
    Addict
    Points: 95,259, Level: 96
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,791
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    awd4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Peru, IL
    Posts
    8,324
    Points
    95,259
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 542
    Given: 402

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    I don't get them. I really don't know why. I have heard a few others older than me that said they never did either when they were my age but get them now.



  5. #20
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 5,212, Level: 21
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 338
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    kevdiv48's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    264
    Points
    5,212
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 38

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Slam some agua and then go run 4-15 miles. It sucks while doing it, but you feel loads better by the time you're done.



  6. #21
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 168,254, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,011
    Points
    168,254
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 216
    Given: 276

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    In college we'd sometimes hit the KFC lunch buffet. It always seemed to get rid of it.



  7. #22
    Pro
    Points: 28,028, Level: 51
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 622
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Scott34's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    2,316
    Points
    28,028
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 26

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Quote Originally Posted by CYvilEng View Post
    As a person who doesn't drink excessively very frequently, I take milk thistle a few days in advance of knowing I'm going to have too many. And I haven't had a hangover since I started doing it.

    In a nutshell, milk thistle is an herb that helps liver function.

    Edit: this is a prevention not cure.
    Have a bachelor party tomorrow night so I may try this. Hopefully 24 hrs is enough time. Where does one get it?


    "Its time to roll up our sleeves, put on our hard hats and go to work together"


  8. #23
    Rookie
    Points: 13,323, Level: 34
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 27
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    RotatingColumn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Sioux City
    Posts
    581
    Points
    13,323
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 49

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    The only cure is prevention and the only prevention is water.. Before, during and after. You're welcome.



  9. #24
    Addict
    Points: 90,399, Level: 93
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 851
    Overall activity: 91.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Honolulu, HI
    Posts
    6,157
    Points
    90,399
    Level
    93
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,121
    Given: 54

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Hair of the dog, my friend.

    I never got one for the longest time, then it seemed like as soon as I hit 30, even a few beers will give me a hangover-like headache anymore.



  10. #25
    Rookie
    Points: 10,781, Level: 31
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 469
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    ArgentCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    538
    Points
    10,781
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 51
    Given: 28

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    This has worked for me as I get older. I used to dislike getting real drunk because my headaches would just get worse all day (the day after) until I got to sleep again. Drink water with electrolytes and try this.

    Take n-acetylcysteine supplements
    (at least 200 mg) a half hour before your first drink. NAC is known to reduce acetaldehyde toxicity and increase glutathione, and, since acetaldehyde toxicity represents a massive contribution to the hangover effects, it appears to be an effective way to combat hangovers. It’s even more effective when combined with thiamine (Vitamin B1). In fact, one of the more popular “hangover pills” uses both NAC and thiamine as its active ingredients. I’ve never tried it myself, but it fetches some impressive Amazon reviews.

    Read more: http://www.marksdailyapple.com/hango...#ixzz3B8yGHfVj



  11. #26
    Speechless
    Points: 336,324, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    cyhiphopp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    15,783
    Points
    336,324
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 993
    Given: 2,100

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    One of my college roomates swore by the "Wake and Bake" as a perfect hangover cure.

    I usually went with 4 ibuprofen and some Mt Dew.



  12. #27
    All-Star
    Points: 30,561, Level: 53
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 289
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    coolerifyoudid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    your kitchen. Beer's gone
    Posts
    1,510
    Points
    30,561
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 715
    Given: 669

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Quote Originally Posted by kevdiv48 View Post
    Slam some agua and then go run 4-15 miles. It sucks while doing it, but you feel loads better by the time you're done.
    This sounds like fun, but I have a hard time maintaining a good stride when I'm in the fetal position


    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    Clearly you will be in the looney bin within a month. It was good knowing you...

  13. #28
    Legend
    Points: 206,904, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranSocial50000 Experience Points
    cowgirl836's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    12,004
    Points
    206,904
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,127
    Given: 1,116

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    I have read over and over recently that according to numerous tests Sprite is the best hangover remedy. I have started to take Excedrin Migraine, Afrin nose spray, wash down a Sprite and eat some Huevos Rancheros and I'm good to go. My doctor buddy has said that Cayenne Pepper pills would do exactly what the Huevos Rancheros does as Cayenne Pepper apparently sends blood to parts of your body that haven't seen blood in years.

    spices speed up your metabolism so maybe it's making your body process through the toxins faster.


    awd4cy, I never used to get hangovers either. I'd say when I turned 25 I'd start getting a mild headache no matter if it were 1 or 4 drinks.



  14. #29
    All-Star
    Points: 24,233, Level: 47
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 317
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mcblogerson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    1,551
    Points
    24,233
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 80
    Given: 28

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Drinking more booze will always cure a hangover.
    I've found drinking a bunch of water and take a couple ibuprofen before bed works well for prevention.
    Otherwise wake up, start drinking gatorade, do about half an hour of intense cardio, eat a big omelete covered in hot sauce. Wash that omelete down with Beam&coke, vodka tonics or red eyes.


    "You have great authority in your quotes, if you ascribe them to someone else."

    -Some Guy

  15. #30
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 2,939, Level: 15
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 111
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    251
    Points
    2,939
    Level
    15
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 44
    Given: 0

    Re: Friday QOTW 8/22 - Hangover Cures

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    Have a bachelor party tomorrow night so I may try this. Hopefully 24 hrs is enough time. Where does one get it?
    Its a pretty normal herb. Walgreens, cvs, etc. I get it on Amazon. Be careful if you have allergy like hay fever, it might get you sniffles or whatever happens.

    With this short notice I'd probably take the normal dose tonight (let's pretend 2 pills), again in the am (1 or 2), then regular that night (2). Its an herb so it's not like you'll OD. If there's side effects you'll just get them more, like hay fever symptoms.

    Maybe I'll also add the reason I own this product is I give it to my dog. But I take this one when it benefits me.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM