[ Hangover ]
The unpleasant effects that follow the consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Typical hangover symptoms include headache, dizziness, fatigue and dryness of mouth.
While the specific causes of a hangover are not fully understood, alcohol is known to interfere with several metabolic processes. Contributors to a hangover include [ Acetaldehyde, ethanal ] An aldehyde, also known as ethanal, that occurs naturally in the environment. Human exposure comes from air, smoke, ground water, some plant-based foods, and from alcohol consumption. Acetaldehyde may cause irritation of the skin, mucous membranes, More, congeners, dehydration, hypoglycaemia and immune system (cytokine) imbalance.