Gastro Acid (move)

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Move data

Type Poison
Category Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Cancels out the effect of the opponent's Ability.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Gastro Acid turns into Z-Gastro Acid and raises Speed one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the foe. The fluid eliminates the effect of the foe’s ability.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target’s Ability.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target’s Ability.
Sun/Moon The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target’s Ability.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Gastro Acid at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

EkansEkans
#023 / Poison
Level 36
ArbokArbok
#024 / Poison
Level 44
BellsproutBellsprout
#069 / Grass · Poison
Level 35
WeepinbellWeepinbell
#070 / Grass · Poison
Level 39
ShuckleShuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Level 27
GulpinGulpin
#316 / Poison
Level 36
SwalotSwalot
#317 / Poison
Level 42
SeviperSeviper
#336 / Poison
Level 29
LileepLileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Level 31
CradilyCradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Level 31
SnivySnivy
#495 / Grass
Level 40
ServineServine
#496 / Grass
Level 48
SerperiorSerperior
#497 / Grass
Level 56
JoltikJoltik
#595 / Bug · Electric
Level 23
GalvantulaGalvantula
#596 / Bug · Electric
Level 23
EelektrikEelektrik
#603 / Electric
Level 64
EelektrossEelektross
#604 / Electric
Level 1
PyukumukuPyukumuku
#771 / Water
Level 29
GuzzlordGuzzlord
#799 / Dark · Dragon
Level 53

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Gastro Acid as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

FoongusFoongus
#590 / Grass · Poison
Grass
AmoongussAmoonguss
#591 / Grass · Poison
Grass