A TikTok video exhibiting what occurs when a liver is soaked in soda in a single day has been considered over 10.4 million occasions.
The video shared on the social media platform by a consumer named Mascarado2fit reveals them dealing with a pig’s liver sporting black gloves earlier than putting it into a bit of Tupperware. A pig’s snout and a bottle of Coca-Cola sit behind the field within the video.
The textual content within the video reads in Spanish: “Pig liver 24 hours in Coca-Cola, look how it eats the liver.”
The caption on the video reads: “Pork liver 24 hours in Coca-Cola watch it until the end.”
Mascarado2fit is then proven unscrewing the bottle, earlier than dousing the liver with the whole bottle of soda.
The video then cuts to 24 hours later. Mascarado2fit removes the lid from the field, revealing the submerged liver.
Mascarado2fit removes the liver from the field, and turns it to point out the way it has turned from the graceful, darkish purple organ seen the day earlier than, to fibrous with a brownish gray shade. The coke, in the meantime, reworked from its widely known deep brown to tackle an identical shade to the liver because it was initially earlier than it disintegrated.
Newsweek has contacted Coca-Cola for remark.
The video, which was launched on April 18, had been considered over 10.4 million occasions as of Wednesday morning, garnering over 151,000 likes and 5,100 feedback. Mascarado2fit additionally shared the video on Instagram.
While some TikTok customers took the video as proof that sugary drinks are unhealthy for the liver, others identified that this isn’t what occurs within the physique when such drinks are consumed. Soda isn’t poured instantly onto the liver from our mouths however passes by way of the digestive system.
When we eat sugary drinks, the digestive strategy of breaking them down begins within the mouth, then the abdomen, and the small intestines, with some components being processed within the liver.
One consumer wrote alongside a laughing face emoji: “I hate to break ti to you but you don’t soak your liver when you drink coke.” His remark gained 84 likes.
Another consumer wrote: “Now I really have to quit drinking colas,” to which one other particular person replied “Do you really think this is what happens in the body when you drink cola? Also this liver in the video is literally outside of the body and dead…”
Another particular person stated: “don’t worry unless you remove your liver and soak it for 24 hours you’ll be ok.”
Other in style movies posted by Mascarado2fit present the consequences of cigarette smoke on pig lungs, considered over 5 million occasions; and what occurs when a liver is soaked in wine for twenty-four hours, considered 1.4 million occasions.