Poison type Pokémon moves

This is a full list of every Poison move from all 7 generations of the Pokémon game series. The power, accuracy and PP are listed along with any additional effects.

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Name
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
PP
TM
Effect
Prob. (%)
AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100 30 May lower opponent's Special Defense. 10
Acid ArmorPoisonStatus 20 Sharply raises user's Defense.
Acid DownpourPoison 1 Poison type Z-Move.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100 20 Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense. 100
Baneful BunkerPoisonStatus 10 In addition to protecting the user from attacks, this move also poisons any attacker that makes direct contact.
BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90 10 User must have consumed a Berry.
Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50 15 Removes all of the target's stat changes.
CoilPoisonStatus 20 Raises user's Attack, Defense and Accuracy.
Cross PoisonPoisonPhysical 70 100 20 High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent. 10
Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100 10 Cancels out the effect of the opponent's Ability.
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80 5 May poison opponent. 30
Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100 15 May badly poison opponent. 50
Poison GasPoisonStatus 90 40 Poisons opponent.
Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100 20 TM84 May poison the opponent. 30
Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75 35 Poisons opponent.
Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100 35 May poison the opponent. 30
Poison TailPoisonPhysical 50 100 25 High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent. 10
PurifyPoisonStatus 20 The user heals the target’s status condition. If the move succeeds, it also restores the user’s own HP.
SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100 20 May poison opponent. 30
Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100 10 TM36 May poison opponent. 30
Sludge WavePoisonSpecial 95 100 10 TM34 May poison opponent. 10
SmogPoisonSpecial 30 70 20 May poison opponent. 40
ToxicPoisonStatus 90 10 TM06 Badly poisons opponent.
Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus 20 Poisons opponents when they switch into battle.
Toxic ThreadPoisonStatus 100 20 The user shoots poisonous threads to poison the target and lower the target’s Speed stat.
Venom DrenchPoisonStatus 100 20 Lowers poisoned opponent's Special Attack and Speed.
VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100 10 TM09 Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.