Scientists from the University of Johannesburg in Germany found out, with the help of some natural ingredients you can get rid of headaches and nausea caused by a hangover. This writes the Daily Mail.

the Researchers found that people who drank certain natural extracts and minerals after drinking alcohol, hangover symptoms were less pronounced than those who drank only minerals. It destroys the widespread notion that the malaise after taking alcohol caused by a lack of electrolytes in the body — mineral combination that helps to balance the acidity levels.

the First group of participants 69 people from 18 to 65 years were given water with the dissolved additive ginger root, acerola, prickly pear (cactus species), Ginkgo biloba, willow, magnesium, potassium, sodium bicarbonate, zinc, Riboflavin, thiamin, and folic acid. The second group, in which 76 people were given the same solution, but without the vegetable component.

it turned Out that those who took the first mixture, the intensity of headache was 34% less, and the nausea — 42% less than those who drank the second mixture. Such emotions like apathy and anxiety in the first group decreased by 27 percent and 41 percent, respectively.

According to the researchers, all plant extracts contain polyphenol and flavonoid compounds, which scientists has previously been associated with a decrease in the effects of alcohol, however, is still not clear exactly how they work.

Earlier who denied the effectiveness of such a popular means of combating the hangover as cucumber pickle. According to experts, this one product it is impossible to compensate for the prolonged poor diet and excessive alcohol use.