Pokemon Ref

Poison Pokémon Type (Type)

The Poison type is one of the 18 elemental Pokémon types.

Poison Strengths and Weaknesses


Super effective Grass FairyPoison is super effective against these types and will deal double damage.
Not very effective Poison Ground Rock GhostPoison is not very effective against these types and will deal half damage.
No effect SteelPoison has no effect on these types and will deal no damage.


Not very effective against Poison Grass Fighting Poison Bug FairyThese types are not very effective againstPoison type, and will deal half the damage they normally would.
Super effective against Poison Ground PsychicThese types are super effective against Water and will deal double the damage they would normally deal.

Poison Pokémon Stat Averages

Poison Pokémon

This is a complete list of all Poison Pokémon. This list can be searched and sorted. To sort, click the column names.
Base Exp.
Total Stats
#30Nidoran FPoison55275554752404040
#33Nidoran MPoison55273465740404040
#849Toxtricity AmpedElectricPoison1765027598701147070
#3Venusaur MegaGrassPoison28162580100123122120120
#102Gengar MegaGhostPoison2706006065801709595
#15Beedrill MegaBugPoison2234956515040158080
#96Grimer AlolaPoisonDark65325808050405050
#97Muk AlolaPoisonDark1755001051057565100100
#758Salazzle TotemPoisonFire1684806864601116060
#86Slowbro GalarPoisonPsychic17249095100951007070
#122Weezing GalarPoisonFairy1724906590120857070
#87Slowking GalarPoisonPsychic172490956580110110110
#849Toxtricity Low KeyElectricPoison1765027598701147070
#890Eternatus EternamaxPoisonDragon5631125255115250125250250
#3Venusaur GmaxGrassPoison23628010010080
#102Gengar GmaxGhostPoison2255006065601307575
#570Garbodor GmaxPoison166474809582608282
#849Toxtricity Amped GmaxElectricPoison1765027598701147070
#849Toxtricity Low Key GmaxElectricPoison1765027598701147070

Poison Moves

This is a complete list of all Poison moves. This list can be searched and sorted. To sort, click the column names.

Poison StingPhysical13515100The user stabs the target with a poisonous stinger. This may also poison the target.
AcidSpecial13040100Opposing Pokémon are attacked with a spray of harsh acid. This may also lower their Sp. Def stats.
Poison PowderStatus13575The user scatters a cloud of poisonous dust that poisons the target.
ToxicStatus11090A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
SmogSpecial1203070The target is attacked with a discharge of filthy gases. This may also poison the target.
SludgeSpecial12065100Unsanitary sludge is hurled at the target. This may also poison the target.
Poison GasStatus14090A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the face of opposing Pokémon, poisoning those it hits.
Acid ArmorStatus120The user alters its cellular structure to liquefy itself, sharply raising its Defense stat.
Sludge BombSpecial21090100Unsanitary sludge is hurled at the target. This may also poison the target.
Poison FangPhysical31550100The user bites the target with toxic fangs. This may also leave the target badly poisoned.
Poison TailPhysical32550100The user hits the target with its tail. This may also poison the target. Critical hits land more easily.
Gastro AcidStatus410100The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target’s Ability.
Toxic SpikesStatus420The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will poison opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
Poison JabPhysical42080100The target is stabbed with a tentacle, arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
Cross PoisonPhysical42070100A slashing attack with a poisonous blade that may also poison the target. Critical hits land more easily.
Gunk ShotPhysical4512080The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
VenoshockSpecial51065100The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move’s power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
Sludge WaveSpecial51095100The user strikes everything around it by swamping the area with a giant sludge wave. This may also poison those hit.
CoilStatus520The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.
Acid SpraySpecial52040100The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly lowers the target’s Sp. Def stat.
Clear SmogSpecial51550The user attacks the target by throwing a clump of special mud. All stat changes are returned to normal.
BelchSpecial61012090The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Venom DrenchStatus620100Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.
Acid DownpourPhysical71The user creates a poisonous swamp using its Z-Power and sinks the target into it at full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Baneful BunkerStatus710In addition to protecting the user from attacks, this move also poisons any attacker that makes direct contact.
Toxic ThreadStatus720100The user shoots poisonous threads to poison the target and lower the target’s Speed stat.
PurifyStatus720The user heals the target’s status condition. If the move succeeds, it also restores the user’s own HP.
Max OozePhysical81010This is a Poison-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon’s Sp. Atk stats.
Shell Side ArmSpecial81090100This move inflicts physical or special damage, whichever will be more effective. This may also poison the target.
Corrosive GasStatus840100The user surrounds everything around it with highly acidic gas and melts away items they hold.