Poison Powder (move)
|PP||35 (max. 56)|
Poison Powder causes the target to become poisoned. Poisoned Pokémon lose 1⁄8 of their maximum HP each turn.
In Generations 1-5, this move's name was formatted as PoisonPowder.
When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Poison Powder turns into Z-Poison Powder and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.
Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.
|Japanese||どくのこな (Doku no Kona)|
|A move that may poison the foe.|
|Scatters a toxic powder that may poison the foe.|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||A cloud of toxic dust is scattered. It may poison the foe.|
|A cloud of poisonous dust is scattered on the foe. It may poison the target.|
Black 2/White 2
|The user scatters a cloud of poisonous dust on the target. It may poison the target.|
|The user scatters a cloud of poisonous dust on the target. This may also poison the target.|
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
|The user scatters a cloud of poisonous dust that poisons the target.|
Learnt by level up
These Pokémon learn Poison Powder 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.
Learnt by breeding
These Pokémon can learn Poison Powder as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.