Grayanotoxin (Mad Honey) - Ongoing Consumption After Poisoning


Eroglu S. E. , Urgan O., ONUR Ö. E. , DENİZBAŞI ALTINOK A. , AKOĞLU H.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.30, sa.3, ss.293-295, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2013.8100
  • Dergi Adı: BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.293-295

Özet

Background: Some honey types in certain geographical regions may cause toxic effects on people. This type of honey is known as "mad honey" in Turkey. The toxic ingredient of this honey is called Grayanotoxin I. The consumption of mad honey can cause severe bradycardia, hypotension, dizziness, nausea and vomiting.