SELLING HANGOVER CURES is a multi-million dollar business in Japan. Here are some popular futsukayoi or “two days drunk” cures from Japan. Kampai!
Ukon or turmeric is considered the best hangover cure. It usually comes in pill, powder or drink form. The most popular brand is a drink called Ukon no Chikara which can be translated as the “power of turmeric.” Turmeric contains curcumin which is perfect for detoxing the liver after a marathon drinking session. Some swear that the best time to take ukon is before you start drinking to prevent the hangover from happening in the first place.