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I'm just curious. Assume that the confused Pokémon is at +6 Attack, -6 Defense, and the trainer EV trained it with a Lonely nature (+Attack, -Defense), 252 EVs in Attack, 31 IVs in Attack, and 0 IVs in Defense.


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It does defend itself against self-inflicted damage, like confusion or poison.

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Wow, thanks! I thought the Focus Sash only worked when you're getting hit by attacks. Now I know!
The source doesn't say anything about poison. Where did you get the idea that focus sash is activated by poison?