Gastro Acid
Gastro Acid
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target's Ability.
Move Type PoisonPoison
Category StatusStatus
Power points 10 (max. 16)
Power -
Accuracy 100%
Introduced Fourth generation

Gastro Acid is a non-damage-dealing Poison-type move introduced in the fourth generation.


Gastro Acid suppresses the target's ability for as long as it stays in the battle. It will affect Steel types despite being a a Poison move. Gastro Acid does not affect the following abilities:


By leveling up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon Type Level
Ekans Poison 36
Arbok Poison 44
Bellsprout Grass/Poison 35
Weepinbell Grass/Poison 35
Shuckle Bug/Rock 27
Gulpin Poison 36
Swalot Poison 42
Seviper Poison 34
Lileep Rock/Grass 31
Cradily Rock/Grass 31
Snivy Grass 40
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

By breeding