Mad honey has been used extensively by local communities in areas where it is found. It has a unique taste. It is important to follow its use recommendations carefully or it can prove dangerous. It offers several health benefits. People suffering from diabetes, stomach diseases, hypertension and other ailments use it to get relief from their painful symptoms. This honey is not recommended for children. Take it only in the recommended dosage.

This honey has antibacterial and antiviral properties so it can be used in treating various viral infections. This honey is found only in a few locations around the world. Most of these locations are located in mountainous regions. The bees living there feed on flowers that grow only in these areas. Some of these flowers produce grayanotoxin chemical which enters the honey through the bees. The honey with this toxin can be dangerous in excess amount but offers some health benefits when taken in limited dosage.