Tonic water was developed by the British in the nineteenth century. It was primarily designed as a treatment for malaria. Since quinine was the active ingredient in the Australian tonic water, it didn’t taste enjoyable. However, the British added sugar and gin to make the bittersweet drink. Many people enjoy this drink because of its distinctive taste. Today’s tonic water rarely contains large amounts of quinine.
The water tonic contains sugar or corn syrup, carbonated water, natural flavors, sodium benzoate, and also the quinine. The components might vary from company to company. Carbonated water contains sodium bicarbonate, carbonated water, potassium sulfate, and the sodium chloride.
Why should prostatitis patients drink more water?
Drinking water isn’t just for quenching thirst. Drinking water helps the body transport nutrients and regulate body temperature. The most crucial element in our bodies is water. When a patient has prostatitis, drinking more water is very beneficial. When the water is adequate and the blood supply is standard, the body’s detoxification function will work typically, and prostatitis can be treated.
Drinking alcohol helps rehabilitate prostatitis. For prostatitis patients who suffer from dysuria, such as frequent urination, urgent urination, and dysuria, it is essential to ensure adequate drinking every day. Because prostatitis patients drink more water and dilute urine can reduce the effect of high urine concentration on the prostate body and stimulate it.
It can improve blood circulation, dilute bacterial toxins, and scavenge blood vessels in time to enhance garbage discharge in the body and enhance immunity and resistance.
Moreover, in the process of multiple excretions of urine, the urethra is flushed. Inflammatory pathogens are excreted from the body with urine, which helps rehabilitate the prostate.
Drinking more water can effectively prevent prostatitis. Under normal circumstances, the prostate fluid produced by the prostate is drained into the posterior urethra and excreted from the body in urine.
Suppose the body’s water supply is insufficient and in the event of water shortage. In this case, the average urination time will also be prolonged, causing prostate fluid to accumulate and concentrate in the posterior urethra for a long time, then cause symptoms of irritation in the urethra and stimulating prostate infection.
Many people think that it is good to drink water before bed. But if you have prostatitis, don’t. Prostatitis and the adjacent bladder; drink more water before going to bed, allow the bladder to expand, thus stopping the prostate next to it. If you are thirsty, drink only one hour before bed.
If you still don’t know when to drink, you can also see the color of your urine to determine if there is a shortage of water. Colorless and transparent, it means you have consumed too much. A light straw color is the perfect average amount. If it is dark yellow or brown, then you are suffering from a lack of water. Drink a glass of water first.