What alcoholic beverages cause the most severe hangover
Are you sure that the strongest hangover from vodka, and if you constantly drink one champagne, then you will not face a headache the next day? You are greatly mistaken. Recently, employees of the British Medical Association ranked the most "hungover" alcoholic beverages.
Brandy and Cognac
In Russia, brandy is considered a noble drink. However, it is from him is the most powerful hangover. This happens due to the substances contained in it called congeners, which are formed during the fermentation of a drink or its settling in oak barrels. These include organic molecules of polyphenol, methanol and histamines. After going through this "hellish mixture", the next morning you will feel like in hell.
Roughly the same technology is used to produce brandy, which in Russia is much more popular than brandy. Therefore, the effect of brandy can be the same.
In the classic malt whiskey a lot of ellagic acid, due to which it is faster than other alcoholic beverages absorbed by the body and often causes people to behave inadequately.
Although it contains certain beneficial substances and antioxidants for the body, many have experienced the severe hangover syndrome it causes. The fact is that red wine contains both ethanol and methanol, and they consistently affect our body. So the consequences last longer.
It contains substances sulfites, thanks to which the wine becomes light. They most often become the cause of a hangover. In addition, sulfites cause allergies and aggravate migraine headache. Sometimes it seems to us that we drank light wine without any consequences for ourselves, but the insidious effect of white wine does not appear immediately, and retribution can only come in a few hours, or even the next day.
It contains a lot of carbon dioxide, which allows alcohol to enter the blood faster. After drinking a glass of champagne, we usually feel a little dizzy.The hangover comes, as a rule, if we drank champagne too much. This seemingly harmless drink can cause serious suffering, so they should not be abused.
To feel intoxicated, you usually need to drink quite a lot of beer, and his fortress is small - from 3 to 6 degrees. However, there are many purines that increase the level of uric acid in the blood. If you drink beer at least twice a day, you can get gout. Yes, and a serious hangover is possible if you drank too much of this drink, especially strong.
Despite the forty-degree fortress, she, surprisingly, occupies the last place in this rating in the "hangover effect". The thing is that vodka does not contain extraneous impurities formed during the fermentation process, which are mainly responsible for the hangover.
Vodka is relatively safe if you know the measure when it is consumed and do not use handicraft products that may contain fusel oils. But do not forget that it contains ethyl alcohol. In addition, many people like to add vodka to juice and other beverages, which, with an “overdose,” can lead to severe alcohol poisoning.