What is your hangover cure?

posted 2 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
173 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

aribanana:  Excedrin is a must!  Plus fruits and veggies and white soda.  Finally, if it is really bad, I’ll get a handtowel wet, wring it out, and rest it on my eyes.

Post # 5
2136 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

Haha I thought I was alone! I crave greasy food and fruit. Usually breakfast sausage, eggs with cheese, and strawberries.

Post # 6
682 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

aribanana:  gatorade and sleep!!! LOL 

Post # 7
6785 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2014 - A castle!

Time. Lol


Really though: Tums, B vitamins, lots of water/gatoraide, ibuprofen and Jimmy Johns.

Post # 8
657 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

gatorade and french fries and a burger

Post # 9
446 posts
Helper bee

COCONUT WATER and a green smoothie. Also, taking B vitamins helps a ton. However, I’ve gotten pretty good about drinking a lot of water before I go to bed on nights when I’ve been out drinking, and that definitely helps with avoiding the hangover!


Post # 10
2007 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

Haha I second Jimmy John’s! Or spciy thai food. I also crave pickle juice and/or tomato juice when I’m hungover. Lots of coconut water diluted with pure water, ibuprofen for headache, and a long nap. 🙂

Post # 11
2107 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

usually i have to just let the barfing happen, then advil, sleep, fruit fruit fruit (watermelon and strawberries usually), then greasy food for dinner after my stomach has stopped flip flopping.

Post # 12
8480 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

sleep…and time.  Nothing else works.  When I had bad bad hangovers I’d puke up anything I put down my system so I can’t say food or liquids worked.

Post # 13
1634 posts
Bumble bee

Eat before bed! I still wake up with a headache and a little nausea so i take an advil, have some toast, and a diet pepsi and go back to sleep. Usually wake up fine after that… the pepsi is a MUST for me though, if i skip it, i’ll be sick ’til the next day. Not sure why!

Post # 14
820 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2015 - Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception / Courtyard Marriott Legacy Ballroom

Definitely drinking tons of water while I’m drinking and at least a bottle of water before going to bed. The most I ever drank was 7 or 8 drinks at my best friend’s wedding and, with drinking all that water, I only had a very minor headache! I was the only person out of the whole wedding party that wasn’t totally hung over the morning after.

Post # 15
1157 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

Here’s what we did in Vegas, which worked really well (although it can’t help the sleep deprivation):

1. When you get home from drinking, make yourself chug water. Like, at least 2 pint glasses full. Maybe eat some pizza. Go to bed.

2. When you inevitably wake up 2-3 hours later and have to pee, go pee, then drink another 2 glasses of water. Go back to bed. 

3. Wake up and go eat a nice big breakfast! (Then maybe take a nap). 

It works perfectly for me, and it did for all my bridesmaids too!

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