Hangover Quiz

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Content updated on Jun 1, 2022

What is hangover?

Hangovers are caused both by the toxic effects of alcohol on the body, and the accompanying dehydration.

Symptoms of hangover

  • Headache

  • Headache comes on after drinking alcohol

  • Vomiting blood after drinking large amounts of alcohol

Questions your doctor may ask to check for hangover

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose hangover

  • Do you have headaches or does your head feel heavy?

  • Do you have headache after consuming alcohol?

  • Did you vomit blood after drinking a lot of alcohol?

Treatment for hangover

Hangovers will disappear naturally. Things that can help relieve symptoms include drinking water and having a light meal or soup to settle the stomach. Painkillers may also help with this condition.

View the symptoms of Hangover

  • Headache

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