Oblivion:Resist Poison

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OB-icon-Resist.png Resist Poison
School Restoration
Type Defensive
Effect ID RSPO
Base Cost 0.5
Barter Factor 15
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Custom Potions
Built-In Potions

Resist Poison M% for D seconds

Increases the target's resistance to Poisons. A target with 50% Resist Poison will effectively halve any poison damage it takes. All poison damage is nullified at 100%. The resist poison effect must be applied before poison damage, so if for any reason they are combined into a single effect, the target will take full poison damage.


  • This effect is not normally available as a spell. However, it is possible to gain access to it through special racial abilities, in which case custom spells and enchantments can be created. The races that provide access to Resist Poison are:
  • This effect can also be acquired in the Spell Tomes official plug-in via the spell Resist Poison.
  • This effect also provides resistance to Gas Traps and Gas Room Traps.
  • For effects with no magnitude (notably Paralyze and Silence), a resistance spell decreases the effect's duration, instead of the effect's magnitude.
  • Resist Poison does not offer protection against ingested poisons (raw ingredients or potions with side effects.)
  • Resist Poison does not offer protection against potions made from Poison Apples or Chokeberries as they are script effects, not poisons.

See also[edit]


Related effects:

Alchemy Ingredients[edit]

The following alchemy ingredients can be used to create a potion of Resist Poison: