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Hangover Cures From Herbs

With natural herbal cures becoming popular, hangover headaches too have their natural herbal remedies. When you have a hangover, your body is depleted of fluids and the following herbs will help to replenish vitamins, minerals, salts and water. If the herbs are taken before and after drinking, they help to reduce toxins and free radicals by-products from drinking.

To further enhance the positive effects of herbs which nourish the nervous system, take the herbs with V-8 juice and cucumber which act as a carrier for the herbs to transport the nutrients into your blood stream for effective hangover relief.

Effective Herbs For Hangover Cures

    Willow bark
    Green Tea
    Nux vomica
    Kava and Valerian

Helpful Ingredients For Hangover Cures

  1. Milk Thistle: Known to help with liver function, milk thistle may help the liver to process alcohol better is often prescribed for people with liver problems.

  2. Gingerroot: Upset stomachs are settled by gingerroot that is commonly brewed and consumed as a tea.

  3. Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Juices: The nutrients and vitamins in fresh fruit and vegetable juices replenish nutrients lost and help to re-hydrate your body.

  4. Soup: Commonly consumed as a hangover cure because it soothes and settles the stomach, calms the system and re-hydrates the body.

Popular Recipes For Hangover Cures

1 1/4 - 2 oz vodka or gin
3-4 oz chilled beef bouillon
1 tsp lemon juice
Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco sauce and black pepper to taste.

Place ice cubes in glass, add ingredients and stir gently. Serves 1.

Prairie Oyster:
1 1⁄4 - 2 oz vodka (optional)
1 whole egg
3 oz tomato juice (or V-8)
Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco sauce, salt and black pepper to taste.

The egg should be swallowed whole. Alcohol can be optional, in which case all the ingredients are placed in a shot glass and swallowed all at once.

Bloody Mary:
1 1/2 - 2 ounces vodka
4 ounces tomato juice
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
Tabasco and black pepper to taste.

Pour over ice cubes and stir well. Garnish with a celery stalk. Serves 1.

So there you have some natural herbal remedies for hangover cures.