New research suggests that Sprite for hangovers is the way to go. Believe it or not, this latest research points to Sprite being one of the best beverages for hangovers. When you drink Sprite after a night on the town, the recovery time for your hangover speeds up, according to “Fox and Friends” live on Wednesday, Oct. 9.
It seems the fizz, along with the ingredients that are used to make Sprite lets you recover from that hangover quicker than if you had taken a drink of any other beverage. Researchers in China studied the effect of 57 types of beverages on people suffering with a hangover, reports ABC News New York today.
Subjects were given everything from coffee to another alcoholic drink, (The hair of the dog theory). Sprite was the beverage that worked to lessen the symptoms of a hangover the best.
Those of you who like to nurse your hangover with a soothing cup of herbal tea might find another bit of information to come out of this study interesting. This study showed that the herbal teas tend to prolong the hangover.
So unless you enjoy the gloom and doom of a hangover, you might want to ditch the herbal tea and grab a can of Sprite to make it all go away. There's no sense in prolonging the agony.
Talk about a big boost for the company that makes Sprite! This is probably the best free advertising anyone could ask for.