Gastro Acid (move)

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 Pokémon.

Other languages

English Gastro Acid
Japanese いえき (Ieki)
German Magensäfte
French Suc Digestif
Italian Gastroacido
Spanish Bilis

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
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra 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 Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Ekans
#023 / Poison
Level 36
Arbok
#024 / Poison
Level 44
Bellsprout
#069 / Grass · Poison
Level 35
Weepinbell
#070 / Grass · Poison
Level 39
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Level 27
Gulpin
#316 / Poison
Level 36
Swalot
#317 / Poison
Level 42
Seviper
#336 / Poison
Level 29
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Level 31
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Level 31
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Level 40
Servine
#496 / Grass
Level 48
Serperior
#497 / Grass
Level 56
Joltik
#595 / Bug · Electric
Level 23
Galvantula
#596 / Bug · Electric
Level 23
Eelektrik
#603 / Electric
Level 64
Eelektross
#604 / Electric
Level 1
Pyukumuku
#771 / Water
Level 29
Guzzlord
#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.

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Gastro Acid by the various move tutors in the games.

Gloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Shelmet
#616 / Bug