For other uses, see Fire Salts.

Fire Salts are an ingredient in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It can be used to make potions at an alchemy lab as part of alchemy.



Stoking the FlamesEdit

Balimund asks the Dragonborn to bring him 10 Fire Salts for his forge.

Potion combinationsEdit

Main article: Potions (Skyrim)
Weakness to Frost Resist Fire Restore Magicka Regenerate Magicka

† Multiple effects

Other usesEdit

With the Dawnguard add-on, Fire Salts are now also used in the crafting of Exploding Steel Bolt of Fire or Exploding Dwarven Bolt of Fire. These can only be crafted at the forge in Fort Dawnguard after completing the relevant Dawnguard "Ancient Technology" quests.


This section contains bugs related to Fire Salts (Skyrim). Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following:

  1. Please reload an old save to confirm if the bug is still happening.
  2. If the bug is still occurring, please post the bug report with the appropriate system template  360  / XB1  ,  PS3  / PS4  ,  PC  / MAC  ,  NX  , depending on which platform(s) the bug has been encountered on.
  3. Be descriptive when listing the bug and fixes, but avoid having conversations in the description and/or using first-person anecdotes: such discussions belong on the appropriate forum board.
  •  PC   When Fire Salts are dropped and carefully placed in a room they tend to get flipped over when the area is left and re-entered.


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