|Paper Mario description||A very tasty tonic. Cures poisoning and shrinking.|
|The Thousand-Year Door description||A tasty medicine. Cures poison and other ailments.|
- “It's my all-time favorite drink. It really clears out the old beak, yes indeed.”
- —Koopa Koot, Paper Mario
Additionally, a Tasty Tonic can be found behind a bush in the southeastern corner of an area left of the oasis in Dry Dry Desert, while another can be found in a crate in the prison under the first Guard Door room in Bowser's Castle. They can also be dropped by various enemies, including Bandits, Pokeys, Pokey Mummies, Hurt Plants and M. Bushes.
A Tasty Tonic can be used to remove any Poison and/or shrinking ailment inflicted upon Mario. They can be used both inside and outside of battle, though do not have any effect outside of battle as all status ailments disappear at the end of a battle.
The Tasty Tonic reappears in Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door and serves the same purpose. It is sold in the item shop in Rogueport for three coins. It is also sold on the Excess Express for three coins.
|Recipe||Result of Cooked Item|
|Honey Syrup + Yellow Berry|
|Honey Syrup + Blue Berry|
|Honey Syrup + Red Berry|
|Honey Syrup + Apple|
|Honey Syrup + Lemon|
|Honey Syrup + Lime|
|Honey Syrup + Coconut|
Names in other languages
|German||Saures Tonic||Sour tonic|
- "Paper Mario: From Japanese to English". (June 17, 2013). The Mushroom Kingdom. Retrieved February 4, 2015.