A Black Sludge is a held item that heals Poison-type Pokémon by 1 of their maximum HP every turn. If the holder is not a Poison-type Pokémon, it will lose 1 of its maximum HP every turn instead. It can be obtained as a tier 2 special drop. It is also a drop from certain wild Pokémon.
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Before Reforged, this item could be crafted using the following recipe. It was removed due to many held items being far too easy to make.
|Black Sludge||Purple Dye +
Black Sludge also used to be part of the following crafting recipe, which is no longer working:
|Toxic Orb||Orb +