Clinical effectiveness of KSS formula, a traditional folk remedy for alcohol hangover symptoms

@article{Takahashi2010ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical effectiveness of KSS formula, a traditional folk remedy for alcohol hangover symptoms},
  author={Mizuho Takahashi and Wei Li and Kazuo Koike and Kiyomi Sadamoto},
  journal={Journal of Natural Medicines},
  year={2010},
  volume={64},
  pages={487-491}
}
A formula (KSS formula) containing the pith of Citrus tangerine Hort. et Tanaka (Kitsuraku), the rhizome of Zingiber officinale (Shokyo), and brown sugar has been traditionally used in China for the treatment of discomfort and cold sensation in the abdomen after ingestion of large amounts of alcohol. We evaluated the clinical effectiveness of this formula on signs and symptoms of alcohol hangover (AH). Of the twenty-two symptoms listed, significant decreases in severity scores were shown in… CONTINUE READING
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