Weapon poison(++)

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Weapon poison(++), also known as super weapon poison, is made by mixing cave nightshade and poison ivy berries in a vial of coconut milk, giving 190 Herblore experience. It requires level 82 Herblore and is currently the strongest standard weapon poison in Old School Runescape.

Weapon poison(++) deals 6 damage (4 damage with ranged weapons) every 18 seconds. If it is not reapplied to the target, the poison deals 1 less damage every 5 hits until the target is no longer poisoned. Ranged weapons with Weapon poison(++) applied, however, will only hit 4 once before starting to hit 3s. For melee weapons this means a total of 105 damage will be dealt from the poison, whilst for range weapons this will only be 34.

A single vial of weapon poison can poison only 5 bolts, darts, or throwing knives. This makes poisoning a substantial amount of ammo quite costly.

Weapon poison can be removed from a weapon with a cleaning cloth.

Total Poison damage[edit | edit source]

Total Poison damage (Melee: DM and Ranged: DR) is calculated by the sum of all numbers (n) up to the max hit (M), times the amount of hits per number (H=5).

In conclusion: if you intend to kill something with only poison, it is recommended to use melee, as it provides just over double the amount of poison damage compared to ranged poison damage and additionally has double the chance to be applied (1/4 vs 1/8).

Creation[edit | edit source]

Requirements
SkillLevelXP
Herblore Herblore82190
Members
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Ticks2 (1.2s)
Materials
ItemQuantityCost
pxCoconut milk12,198
pxCave nightshade1N/A
pxPoison ivy berries177
Total Cost2,275
pxWeapon poison(++)14,891
Profit2,616[r 1]
  1. Due to Grand Exchange prices changing based on trade volume, this profit may not be fully accurate if the components are infrequently traded.

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
SourceLevelQuantityRarity
Chaos Elemental305 Multicombat.png110/128
Kalphite Queen333 Multicombat.png(noted)5/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Sarachnis318 Multicombat.png4–6 (noted)2/100
Scorpia225 Multicombat.png14/128