In the core series games
Hoenn, Calcium costs 4900 during the Energy Guru sale.
Join Avenue's Market, Calcium can be bought in dozens at 99960 each, which equates to 8330 per bottle.
Generation I to II
When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, adds 2560
Special Stat Experience to the target Pokémon per use, until it has 25600 Special Stat Experience. In Generation II, it also increases the Pokémon's friendship a little.
The Calcium is consumed upon use and cannot be used in battle.
Generation III to VII
When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, adds 10
Special Attack EVs to the target Pokémon per use, until it has 100 Special Attack EVs. It also increases the Pokémon's friendship a little.
The Calcium is consumed upon use and cannot be used in battle.
Generation VIII onward
Calcium can now be used even on a Pokémon that has 100 Special Attack EVs or more, allowing the Special Attack EVs to be raised to the single-stat cap of 252 or the total cap of 510 this way. This raises the limit to a maximum of 26 on a single Pokémon.
Stad Increases the Special rating of the selected Pokémon.
G S C Ups Special stats of one Pokémon.
Colo. Raises the stat Sp.Atk of one Pokémon.
XD Raises the base Sp.Atk stat of one Pokémon.
FR LG A nutritious drink for Pokémon. It raises the base Sp. Atk stat of one Pokémon.
D P Pt HG SS
B W B2 W2 A nutritious drink for Pokémon. It raises the base Sp. Atk (Special Attack) stat of a single Pokémon.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM A nutritious drink for Pokémon. When consumed, it raises the base Sp. Atk stat of a single Pokémon.
Sw Sh BD SP A nutritious drink for Pokémon. When consumed, it raises the Sp. Atk base points of a single Pokémon.
S V A nutritious drink for Pokémon. This drink increases base points for a Pokémon's Sp. Atk stat.
R B Y
R G B Y
Route 13, Silph Co., Pokémon Mansion
Celadon Department Store
G S C
Routes 12 and 13, Whirl Islands, Dragon's Den , C Mt. Silver C Route 46 (after defeating Picnicker Erin in second rematch)
C Celadon Department Store, Goldenrod Department Store Battle Tower (×5 - win 7 battles in a row) , C Goldenrod Radio Tower (5 Blue Card points)
R S E
Routes 119, 123, and 124, Safari Zone, Artisan Cave E Favor Lady
E Battle Frontier Poké Mart , E Lilycove Department Store, Slateport City ( Energy Guru) Slateport City (1000 Berry Powder) , E Battle Tower (streak of 7-35) , R S Battle Frontier (1 BP)
Rocket Hideout, Silph Co., Pokémon Mansion
Celadon Department Store Cerulean City (1000 Berry Powder)
Agate Poké Mart
Phenac Poké Mart
D P Pt
Routes 209, 211 , Pt 213 , D P 217 , and D P 228, Veilstone City , Pt Fuego Ironworks , Pt Victory Road , Pt Snowpoint Temple, Stark Mountain
Veilstone Department Store Battle Park / D P Battle Frontier (1 Pt BP)
Routes 12 and 13, Union Cave, Whirl Islands, Dragon's Den, Diglett's Cave, Mt. Silver
Celadon Department Store, Goldenrod Department Store, Safari Zone Gate shop Route 46 (after defeating Picnicker Erin in a rematch) Battle Frontier (1 BP)
Route 18, Victory Road, Village Bridge Passerby Analytics HQ (complete "What do you want to become the most?" survey)
Shopping Mall Nine Battle Subway (1 BP) Anville Town (lost-and-found)
Routes 2, 3, 22, and 23, Driftveil City, Reversal Mountain, Abundant Shrine, Seaside Cave Passerby Analytics HQ (complete "How many years playing Pokémon?" survey)
Shopping Mall Nine, Join Avenue ( Market) Battle Subway/ PWT (1 BP), Black Tower/ White Treehollow (Area 1-5 reward) Big Stadium and Small Court (defeat a Hoopster), Anville Town (lost-and-found)
Laverre City Poké Mart Battle Maison (2 BP) Lost Hotel ( shaking trash cans)
Routes 119, 124, and 133, Battle Resort, Mirage Forest (west of Route 114)
Lilycove Department Store, Slateport City ( Energy Guru) Battle Maison (2 BP) Route 123 (15% chance after rematch with Psychic Cameron)
Graffiti Eraser (Lv. 1)
S M US UM
Poni Breaker Coast, Team Rocket's Castle
US UM Mount Hokulani Poké Mart Big Wave Beach , US UM Battle Royal Dome (2 BP) Festival Plaza ( Haunted houses, Pharmacy )
Wyndon Poké Mart (south) Hammerlocke (2 BP)
Vending machine in Master Dojo (after upgrading it)
Routes 209, 213, 217, and 228, Snowpoint Temple, Stark Mountain
Veilstone Department Store Battle Park (1 BP)
Casseroya Lake, East Paldean Sea, Glaseado Mountain, Tagtree Thicket, West Paldean Sea, East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Three), North Province (Area One), North Province (Area Two), North Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Four), West Province (Area One)
Chansey Supply (after earning 3 Gym Badges), Academy Ace Tournament, Porto Marinada auction, Tera Raid Battles (7★)
Gallery In spin-off games
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
This section is incomplete. Please feel free to edit this section to add missing information and complete it. Reason: Super Mystery Dungeon cost, Rescue Team DX cost & location
The Calcium appears in
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky, Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, and Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon.
A consumable item that raises the
Special Attack of Pokémon that ingests it by 3 and restores 5 Belly for it.
If thrown, it will grant the same effect as if it was consumed by the Pokémon it hits (it cannot be caught); if it is
sticky, it will also deal 2 damage. Calcium can be blended into a drink at Spinda's Juice Bar, although it has no special effects.
MD R B A drink that boosts the Pokémon's Special Attack. It also slightly fills the Pokémon's Belly.
MD T D S A drink that permanently raises the Pokémon's Special Attack. It also slightly fills the Pokémon's Belly.
MD GtI Drink it to raise your Special Attack.
S MD Drinking it raises your Sp. Atk. The effect lasts even after this adventure.
MD RT DX Drinking it raises your Sp. Atk. This effect is permanent.
MD R B
Fiery Field, Lightning Field, Northwind Field, Western Cave, Joyous Tower Kecleon Shop ( Mt. Faraway, Western Cave, Joyous Tower) Buried items ( Mt. Blaze Peak, Frosty Grotto, Mt. Freeze Peak, Magma Cavern Pit, Lightning Field, Northwind Field, Buried Relic Job reward (★)
MD T D Achieve
Treasure Box, Job reward (★5-★9)
Zero Isle North, Zero Isle East, Zero Isle West, Zero Isle South
MD S Achieve
Treasure Box, Recycle Shop ( Oran Berry×3 and Sleep Seed), Sky Gift, Job reward (★5-★9) Silver Ticket Big Win prize, Gold Ticket Win and Big Win prize, Prism Ticket Big Win prize
Zero Isle North, Zero Isle East, Zero Isle West, Zero Isle South, Oblivion Forest, Treacherous Waters, Southeastern Islands, Inferno Cave, Zero Isle Center, Destiny Tower
Password, Magnagate dungeons
S MD Achieve
Treasure Box, Glorious Gold, Sparkling Floor, Various dungeons, mission reward
Sprites In the anime In the manga In other languages