Gastro Acid (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
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.
Sword​/​Shield 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 Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Level 45
Seismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Joltik
#595 / Bug · Electric
Level 44
Galvantula
#596 / Bug · Electric
Level 50
Pyukumuku
#771 / Water
Level 35

Learnt by breeding

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