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Many people look for a way to cure Asian flush reaction, because this problem can be so significant at a social level, and can make it difficult or impossible to enjoy drinking in a social setting. The problem of Asian flush is prevalent among people of Asian ethnicity, but you don’t have to be Asian to experience it. Think of the term as jargon rather than a scientific way of describing the problem.

The Asian flush refers to the way that blood flow to the face increases when people, particularly Asians, drink alcohol. There are many impacts of this beyond a redness in the face. The skin begins to heat up, and this can result in sweating and an increase in your heart rate. In some cases, people with Asian flush can experience significant headaches, dizziness, which can lead to vomiting. There are even cases where the Asian flush can cause death, although thankfully, this is rare.

The reason that Asians are more susceptible to alcohol flush is genetic. They have a genetic variant that influences the way that their bodies are able to break down alcohol. The level of discomfort that people experience is related to the amount of alcohol that they ingest and is also different from one individual to the next.

One of the reasons for this variation is that alcohol flush is related to whether you have a working copy of the ALDH2 gene. This gene influences how effective your body is at breaking down the alcohol you consume. For any gene, each person has two alleles, which are copies. Some people have one copy of the non-working gene and one copy of the working one. This means that they experience a moderate flushing when they consume alcohol. However, some people do not have any working copies. This can result in extreme reactions, which can even be dangerous.

Social situations often involve the use of alcohol. For example, if you are going to a party, odds are that someone there will be drinking. You often feel very out of place if everyone around you is drinking, but you aren’t able to without being very uncomfortable. This is one reason why people look for ways to a way to cure Asian flush reaction.

There have been some successes, and some failures with regards to a cure. No single 'cure' has been found because there is simply no way to change your genes permanently. There has been some success with natural cures, though skeptics and critics are far from few. I personally think that it depends on a persons believe in the cure, as well as their particular body and the way it digests alcohol. Another popular method is using OTC drugs like antacids. There are a few popular brands like Zantac or Pepcid. Some people even say that prescription antacids are the way to go. Either way, taking a couple of antacids every once in a while certainly isn't much of a bother, and will have no negative effects on your health (But please consult your doctor, because I am not one!)


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