How To


Frequently asked questions

Mad Honey is not yet widely known. And so we understand that you have questions about this special honey and its effect. Read the answers to our FAQ here

What is the recommended dose of mad honey?

The recommended dosage of mad honey depends on your body weight, mood and the purpose for which you are using this unique red honey.

Locals take one teaspoon of mad honey in the morning to stay healthy and start the day full of energy.

For a good night’s sleep, some people also take a teaspoon of Miel Fou in the evening.

If you want to use mad money recreational, we recommend one or two tablespoons. Start carefully and take the mad honey preferably on an empty stomach, because if you use too much mad honey you can get very sick.


What are the dangers of mad honey?

If you take too much mad honey, you can get quite sick. You can then suffer from:

  • dizziness,
  • excessive perspiration,
  • nausea,
  • vomiting,
  • confused vision and
  • low blood pressure.

What should I do if I have taken an overdose of mad honey?

If the symptoms listed above are only mild, it may help to lie down and eat something sweet.

If the symptoms are more severe or you become (seriously) ill, immediately contact the doctor or emergency department in your place of residence. You should immediately tell the carers that you have taken grayanotoxin.

Can I use Mad honey with medicines / health complaints?

If you have health problems or are on medication, we recommend that you consult your doctor before using Real Mad Honey.

Is Mad Honey legal?

Yes, Mad Honey is a natural and legal product. It is only illegal in South-Korea. But it is your own responsibility to check this, and possible import restrictions on bee related products in your country.

Can I mix Mad Honey with alcohol?

We also strongly advise against mixing the honey with alcohol.

What does Mad Honey taste like?

Mad honey has a delicious sweet taste. But what really makes the taste of this honey unique is the bitter after-taste.

How do I store mad honey?

Keep the honey in a dark place, such as your kitchen cupboard, at room temperature. Make sure you keep mad honey out of the reach of children!

Will you get high from mad honey?

Yes, the correct dosage of this honey can have intoxicating effects. If you want to use mad honey as supportive therapy for health complaints, one teaspoon a day is sufficient. You will not get high from this dose.

Safety Guidelines

Please read these safety guidelines carefully before purchasing mad honey:

  • Not suitable for persons under the age of 18
  • Not suitable for animals
  • Keep out of the reach of children.
  • Not suitable for pregnant women.
  • Do not use the honey if you have to drive or operate heavy machinery.
  • If you are on medication, consult your doctor before use.
  • Consult your doctor before use if you have health complaints
  • Not suitable for mixing with alcohol or other drugs.

You have the right to return your Real Mad Honey to us within 14 days of receipt. Please note that we can only accept unopened packaging. We will refund the purchase amount, excluding shipping costs, within 7 days after receipt of your return package, to the bank account known to us. 

What are the shipping costs? And what is the delivery time?

The exact shipping costs are calculated during the purchase process in our webshop and will vary per country and chosen shipping method.

Orders to the Unites States, Canada and Puerto Rico are shipped from Texas, U.S. All other orders are being shipped from the Netherlands.

Estimated time of arrival per country:

  • Netherlands, Germany and Belgium: 2 business days.
  • United Kingdom: 5 business days with PostNL or 2-3 business days when chosen for UPS.
  • Other European countries: 3 business days.
  • United States: 3-5 business days with standard shipping, 2 business days when chosen for express shipping.
  • Canada: 10-15 business days with UPS, 3-5 business days when chosen for DHL Express.
  • Other countries: 10 business days with PostNL, 5 business days with UPS or 2 business days when chosen for UPS Express.


Please note we do not have any influence on delays caused by the shipping agency, customs or other external influences.