Heal Block (move)

Move data

Type Psychic
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Prevents the opponent from restoring HP for 5 turns.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Psychium Z and uses its Z-Power, Heal Block turns into Z-Heal Block and raises Special Attack two stages, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets all Pokémon on the opposing field.

Other languages

English Heal Block
Japanese かいふくふうじ (Kaifuku Fūji)
German Heilblockade
French Anti-Soin
Italian Anticura
Spanish Anticura

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user prevents the foe from using any HP-recovery moves for five turns.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
For five turns, the user prevents the opposing team from using any moves, Abilities, or held items that recover HP.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
For five turns, the user prevents the opposing team from using any moves, Abilities, or held items that recover HP.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
For five turns, the user prevents the opposing team from using any moves, Abilities, or held items that recover HP.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Heal Block 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.

Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Level 55
Shedinja
#292 / Bug · Ghost
Level 41
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Level 33
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Level 33
Baltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
Level 10
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Level 10
Latios
#381 / Dragon · Psychic
Level 1
Bronzor
#436 / Steel · Psychic
Level 45
Bronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
Level 52
Gothita
#574 / Psychic
Level 33
Gothorita
#575 / Psychic
Level 34
Gothitelle
#576 / Psychic
Level 34
Solosis
#577 / Psychic
Level 46
Duosion
#578 / Psychic
Level 50
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Level 54
Elgyem
#605 / Psychic
Level 8
Beheeyem
#606 / Psychic
Level 1
Beheeyem
#606 / Psychic
Level 8
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Level 25
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Level 50
Type: Null
#772 / Normal
Level 85
Silvally
#773 / Normal
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

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

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Heal Block in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Gen 4 — Level up
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Gen 4 — Level up
Giratina
Altered Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Gen 4 — Level up
Giratina
Origin Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Gen 4 — Level up