TikTok is a site of creativity. People get to experience many things in life, And few try new things. They try something different, and that makes them creative. Many people come up with their unique ideas and work on them. Few of them choose to upload them on social media sites like TikTok and m reels. The audience gets to see their talent, and the creator receives .great admiration. As the years pass, Everything and anything on TikTok can get viral. So is the Sleepy Chicken.
There are artists on Tiktok who always blow my mind with their talent. One of them is painting with wine. Other arts can be enlisted, like graffiti, rangoli, drawing, fruit carvings, object carvings, Cake icing, Woodcutting come into consideration. Few people crack the trend by their cooking videos, makeup, dressing up, photography skills, video edits, few recreate the pictures of various stars of their choice. People also come up with their hacking ideas, their transformational stories, motivation, heartbreak, memes, dancing, and singing. So will you now agree to my point that anything and everything can trend on TikTok? Ony thing is it has to be different to hit the trend.
Magnifying on one topic, if we talk about the cooking videos, There are millions and millions of recipes. People post multi-cuisine recipes. They thrive to throw quality content in each video they upload. To be unique, people often enter the dark side. Few of the videos also caution about the risks. There are a few kinds of foods that are only for the appeal of the eye. Hose kind of videos also cautions us in the description as ‘Not to be prepared at home. One of these is the Sleepy Chicken.
What is sleepy Chicken?
It was reported as a concern, also called NyQuil Chicken in a few viral posts. It is one of the creepy recipes I mentioned above. The video has already got its fame back in 2020 on TikTok. It has resurfaced despite the threat. The threat of the newly emerging virus Covid-Omicron Variant. TikTok users have warned against the trending recipe. They state that NyQuil is not seasoning. It is not, I repeat. @gorditofamoso, one of the TikTok users, shared a short video clip of the recipe in the past. He cautions, ‘ Please don’t try this at home that’s just disgusting.
Why is sleepy Chicken dangerous?
The recipe is considered dangerous because of the ingredients. It entails the liquid form of NyQuil, a medication used to treat flu and cold symptoms. One gets an obvious thought that if it treats the flu…why is it dangerous? But peeps, It has its own pros and cons. According to DailyMed of the U.S Library
Of Medicine, NyQuil is the outcome of three ingredients, Doxylamine succinate an antihistamine.
It is sedating. A sedative is something that causes drowsiness.
Doctors have warned about the Sleepy Chicken. A physician and asst. clinical professor of Family Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Reported to Mic.com “When you cook Nyquil, One of the cough Medicine, One boils the alcohol and water in it. It leaves the chicken saturated with a high amount of drugs in the meat. Eating those cutlets completely cooked is considered as consuming one-fourth portion of Nyquil. The doc said.
What is the View of Other Doctors about NyQuil?
Dr. Hartman stated, “When you cook a medicine with several drugs in it on a stove, one has aerosolized it and are prone to inhale it. Inhaling these aerosols enter the bloodstream never reach the liver for detoxification. The doc also added The effects can be quite bad depending on the amount of the drug you inhale. Cooking the chicken only for 5 minutes may cause food poisoning as it is undercooked.
Dr. Jeff Foster warned social media should never be considered a source of medical information. It supposes to bring out the worst in some cases. One great example is the Darwinian approach of anti-vaxers. They get the information from sources like Instagram and Meta. He relates it with the NyQuil Chicken. The two are no different. The stupid idea of saturating medicines in food is also dangerous. He told.
How people used NyQuil Chicken
There are few incidents where people used it as a medicine. Few of them are
A person uploads a video that has the caption ‘Feeling sick, cooking some NyQuil chicken.’ Other video highlights, ‘ You know you might be too good for NyQuil sauteed Chicken. But one of us is gonna have a full belly and sleep very well tonight.
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