For other uses, see Damage Health.
Main article: Damage

Damage Health is an adverse effect that can occur to both the Dragonborn or any other target. Damage Health causes a loss of health by a specified amount, over time. The Damage Health effect is always instant. However, there is a similar effect known as Lingering Damage Health which does damage over time.

Ingredients[edit | edit source]

The following alchemical ingredients have the damage health effect, along with where on the effects list it appears for each.

Ingredient Primary Effect Secondary Effect Tertiary Effect Quaternary Effect
Crimson Nirnroot Damage Health Damage Stamina Invisibility Resist Magic
Deathbell Damage Health Ravage Stamina Slow Weakness to Poison
Ectoplasm Restore Magicka Fortify Destruction Fortify Magicka Damage Health
Emperor Parasol Moss DR Damage Health Fortify Magicka Regenerate Health Fortify Two-Handed
Falmer Ear Damage Health Frenzy Resist Poison Fortify Lockpicking
Fine-Cut Void Salts Weakness to Shock Resist Magic Damage Health Fortify Magicka
Human Flesh Damage Health Paralysis Restore Magicka Fortify Sneak
Human Heart Damage Health Damage Magicka Damage Magicka Regen Frenzy
Imp Stool Damage Health Lingering Damage Health Paralysis Restore Health
Jarrin Root Damage Health Damage Magicka Damage Stamina Damage Magicka Regen
Nightshade Damage Health Damage Magicka Regen Lingering Damage Stamina Fortify Destruction
Nirnroot Damage Health Damage Stamina Invisibility Resist Magic
Poison Bloom DG Damage Health Slow Fortify Carry Weight Fear
Red Mountain Flower Restore Magicka Ravage Magicka Fortify Magicka Damage Health
River Betty Damage Health Fortify Alteration Slow Fortify Carry Weight
Skeever Tail Damage Stamina Regen Ravage Health Damage Health Fortify Light Armor
Small Antlers Weakness to Poison Fortify Restoration Lingering Damage Stamina Damage Health
Troll Fat Resist Poison Fortify Two-Handed Frenzy Damage Health
Void Salts Weakness to Shock Resist Magic Damage Health Fortify Magicka

A chart displaying the Damage Health gradient.

There are some ingredients that have a higher Damage Health effect than others. For example, a River Betty does 75 Damage Health, but a Nirnroot only does 30. The highest damage health effect belongs to the Jarrin Root, at 500, but there is only one Jarrin Root in the entire game.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

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