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The primary benefit of drinking tonic water is the ingredient quinine. Quinine helps to fight off malaria. This disease comes from the bites of certain mosquitoes. More »

Tonic water contains carbonated water, quinine and sweeteners. It is a bitter drink originally intended to fend off malaria. It was frequently mixed with liquor to improve the taste. Modern tonic water has sweeteners add... More »

Schweppes tonic water is carbonated water with sweetener, preservatives, natural flavors and quinine added. It is commonly used as a mixer in alcoholic beverages, such as gin and tonic. More »

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