Functional Mushroom FAQ's
Where do you source your mushrooms?
We source our mushroom products mainly from China. We have scouted across the globe and found the best quality and value there for our clients.
Can Lion's Mane mushrooms be eaten raw?
Yes. Lion's Mane mushrooms can be eaten raw! Although, they are typically cooked.
Does Lion's Mane mushroom make you sleepy?
No. Lion's Mane does not have any drowsy effects.
Is Lion's Mane mushroom psychedelic?
No. Lion's Mane mushrooms are not psychedelic. Lion's Mane mushrooms are currently being looked at in terms of Nerve Growth Factors (NGF's).
Is Lion's Mane mushroom safe during pregnancy?
Lion's mane is generally seen as safe to consume. However, during pregnancy, it would be advised to speak to a medical professional before taking lion's mane as a supplement.
Where to find Lion's Mane mushroom in the wild?
Lion's mane can be found in the northern hemisphere during summer and fall. On living or dead hardwood trees.
What does Lion's Mane mushroom taste like?
Lion's mane is reported to have the taste of cooked lobster!
Best time to take Lion's Mane mushroom?
We recommend taking Lion's Mane as you wake up and before going to bed for the NGF's to work day and night.
Does Lion's Mane mushroom interact with medications?
We advise talking to your medical provider in terms of possible interactions with medications.
Is Lion's Mane mushroom safe for dogs?
While we always recommend consulting a veterinarian. Lion's Mane is currently used as a supplement for dogs and other pets.