Capsaicin, which is the chemical that makes chilis hot, does cause tissue inflammation so the stomach or intestines might be damaged by a sufficiently large dose. But still, your body would stop the intake before that happens. So, yes. A hot enough hot sauce can indeed kill you.
How much hot sauce is dangerous?
The American Heart Association recommends limiting your sodium intake to under 1,500 milligrams per day. That’s less than eight teaspoons of Frank’s Red Hot. That might seem like a lot, but if you’re pouring hot sauce on your plate for multiple meals per day, it adds up quickly.
What is the deadliest hot sauce?
The world’s hottest sauce is called Mad Dog 357 Plutonium No. 9 and comes in at 9 million Scoville Hotness Units (SHUs).
Can extreme hot sauce hurt you?
yes and no. Theoretically, spicy food could seriously hurt you at high enough levels — but your body probably wouldn’t let that happen. You would have to keep eating extremely hot food, past the point of sweating, shaking, vomiting, and maybe feeling like you’ll pass out. So it’s safe to say spicy food won’t kill you.
What should I do if I ate too much hot sauce?
- DO reach for some dairy. Many milk-based products contain a protein called casein, which can help break down those capsaicin tricksters. …
- DO drink something acidic. …
- DO down some carbs. …
- DON’T assume a glass of water will be your salvation. …
- DON’T expect alcohol to dull the pain.
How hot is Satan’s Blood?
Conceived on Friday the 13th in October 2000, during a full moon. 800,000 Scoville units it is all the heat you will ever need.
Is Da Bomb the hottest sauce?
The simple fact is that Da Bomb Beyond Insanity comes in at 135,600 SHUs on the Scoville Scale. However, we feel that the experience feels much hotter than some sauces rated at 1M SHUs or higher. Simply put, this is one of the hottest hot sauces we have reviewed to date.
Are blood Peppers real?
Satan’s Blood sizzles with 800,000 Scoville Units. That means that every drop is four times hotter than your average habanero or Scotch bonnet. Satan’s Blood is over 300 times hotter than Tabasco Sauce (or as I call it, the dreaded T).