Venom Drench (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

If the target is poisoned, Venom Drench lowers its Attack, Special Attack and Speed by one stage each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Venom Drench turns into Z-Venom Drench and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Venom Drench 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.

Muk
#089 / Poison
Level 1
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Level 1
Ariados
#168 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
Swalot
#317 / Poison
Level 1
Seviper
#336 / Poison
Level 24
Roserade
#407 / Grass · Poison
Level 1
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Level 37
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Level 37
Venipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Level 38
Whirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
Level 43
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Level 47
Mareanie
#747 / Poison · Water
Level 41
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Level 44
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Level 45
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 51
Nihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison
Level 53
Poipole
#803 / Poison
Level 23
Naganadel
#804 / Poison · Dragon
Level 23

Learnt by breeding

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