A Sunday night game could make for a nasty Monday morning hangover. In the emergency room, Balger frequently sees people present after a night of drinking because they can't stop throwing up. They may require medical treatment with IV fluids and electrolytes, often staying in the emergency department for several hours, she said.
To prevent a hangover, Balger recommends -- besides limiting the amount of booze you drink -- having one to two glasses of water after each alcoholic drink. She also said medications that coat the stomach, including Pepto-Bismol, gas and heartburn meds could be taken to person from feeling worse.