Antidote

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Antidote
どくけし
Antidote
Antidote
Antidote
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation I
Pocket
Generation I Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation II Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation III Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation IV Bag Medicine pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation V Bag Medicine pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation VI Bag Medicine pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation VII Bag Medicine pocket icon.png Medicine
Fling
Power 30

The Antidote (Japanese: どくけし Antidote) is a type of medicine introduced in Generation I. It cures a Pokémon from poisoning.

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
RGBY/RBY
GSC
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
PokémonDollar.png100 PokémonDollar.png50
SM PokémonDollar.png200 PokémonDollar.png100

Effect

When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it cures a Pokémon from poisoning.

Description

Games Description
Stad An antidote for curing a poisoned Pokémon.
GSC Cures poisoned Pokémon.
RSE Heals a poisoned Pokémon.
FRLG A spray-type medicine. It heals one Pokémon from a poisoning.
Colo.XD Heals a poisoned Pokémon.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
A spray-type medicine. It lifts the effect of poison from one Pokémon.
XYORAS
SM
A spray-type medicine for poisoning. It can be used once to lift the effects of being poisoned from a Pokémon.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RGBY
RBY
Viridian Forest Viridian, Pewter, Cerulean, Lavender Poké Marts; Celadon Department Store
GSC Route 30GS, Route 31GS, Ilex ForestC, Goldenrod Tunnel Cherrygrove, Violet, Azalea, Ecruteak, Olivine, Mahogany, Viridian, Pewter, Lavender Poké Marts; Just a Souvenir Shop (after defeating Team Rocket), Celadon Department Store, Goldenrod Department Store
purchased by Mom
RSE Route 104 Oldale, Petalburg, Rustboro, Slateport, Mauville, Verdanturf, Fallarbor, Lavaridge, Fortree Poké Marts; Lilycove Department Store
PickupE
FRLG Viridian Forest, Mt. Moon, Underground Path (Kanto Routes 5-6), Underground Path (Kanto Routes 7-8) Viridian, Pewter, Cerulean, Vermilion, Lavender Poké Marts; Celadon Department Store
Colo. Phenac, Pyrite Poké Marts; Outskirt Stand
XD Pokémon HQ Lab, Realgam Tower Phenac, Agate, Gateon Poké Marts
Pickup
DPPt Route 205DP, Route 212DP, Route 219, Ravaged PathDP, Eterna Forest, Old ChateauDP, Floaroma MeadowDP, Great MarshDP All Poké Marts, Celestic Town shop, Veilstone Department Store
Pickup
HGSS Route 30, Ilex Forest, Goldenrod Department Store, Burned Tower All Poké Marts, Just a Souvenir Shop (after defeating Team Rocket), Celadon Department Store, Goldenrod Department Store
Pickup
PW Rugged Road, Rally
BW Route 3, Pinwheel Forest, Icirrus City All Poké Marts (after obtaining one Badge), Shopping Mall Nine
Pickup
B2W2 Route 20, Virbank City, Castelia Sewers, Icirrus City All Poké Marts (after obtaining one Badge), Shopping Mall Nine
Pickup
XY Route 4, Route 6, Route 15, Route 19, Route 20, Santalune Forest, Santalune City, Camphrier Town, Parfum Palace All Poké Marts (after obtaining one Badge)
Pickup
ORAS Route 104 All Poké Marts (after obtaining the Pokédex), Lilycove Department Store
Pickup
SM Route 1, Route 7, Hano Beach, Malie City All Poké Marts, Thrifty Megamart
Pickup

Artwork

In spin-off games

Pokémon Conquest

In Pokémon Conquest, the Antidote can be used to cure a Pokémon from poisoning.

An Antidote can be purchased from any Shop for 100-70 gold, and sold for 50-65 gold.

Description

Games Description
Conq. Cures poisoning.

In the anime

Antidotes in the anime

Antidote was mentioned in An Undersea Place to Call Home!. Lindsey used one off-screen to cure Ash's Pikachu after it had been badly poisoned by a wild Skrelp's Toxic.

Antidotes first appeared in The Sun, the Scare, the Secret Lair!, where Professor Kukui handed one to Ash from his medical kit, for him to cure his Rowlet from the poison inflicted on it by James's Mareanie attacking it with Sludge Bomb.

In the manga

An Antidote in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In The Secret of Kangaskhan, Red used an Antidote to heal a baby Kangaskhan from its poisoning.

An Antidote in Pokémon Gotta Catch 'Em All

In the Pokémon Gotta Catch 'Em All manga

In GDZ68, Shu gave his Pikachu an Antidote to cure the poisoning caused by a Trainer's Kingdra's Toxic.

Trivia

  • In early appearances, the Antidote was depicted as a vaccine inside of a syringe-type device; this was later changed to being a "spray-type medicine" in Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 解毒藥 Gáaiduhkyeuhk
Mandarin 解毒藥 / 解毒药 Jiědúyào
Finland Flag.png Finnish Vastamyrkky
France Flag.png French Antidote
Germany Flag.png German Gegengift
Italy Flag.png Italian Antidoto
South Korea Flag.png Korean 해독제 Haedokje
Poland Flag.png Polish Antidotum
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Antídoto
Spain Flag.png Spanish Antídoto
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Thuốc giải

External links


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