Patch could help you say goodbye to hangovers

Sunday, 6 January, 2013
Andy Young,
As the party season beckons revellers have been offered a helping hand with that morning after feeling with an American hangover “cure”.
The Bytox Hangover Prevention Patch, invented by plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr Leonard Grossman, has gone on sale in the UK following its launch in the US last year.

It is claimed that the patch is second only to an “intravenous stuck in your arm”. According to the packaging the patch works by replacing vitamins and acids that are lost through drinking alcohol.

Dr Grossman has claimed that the ingredients – B vitamins, acai berry, vitamins A, D, E and K and folic – are delivered continuously to the bloodstream.

Although the patch has not received any official medical backing in the... read on