For other uses, see Fortify Health.

Fortify Health is an enchantment and an alchemical effect in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


Fortify health temporarily increases the maximum health for a limited time. There are Fortify Health potions throughout the game, and they can also be created at an Alchemy Lab. A good combination for Alchemy is Blue Mountain Flowers and Wheat because of their abundance.

Alchemical ingredientsEdit

The following alchemical ingredients have the Fortify Health effect:


Armor enchanted with Fortify Health increases both maximum and available health by a set amount while equipped.

The following items bear this enchantment:


  • Blue Mountain Flower, Creep Cluster, Giant's Toe usually give off a basic alchemy sell value of 440 Septims + value.


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