In the core series games
When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it fully restores the
PP of all of its moves.
Stad Fully restores the PP of all the selected Pokémon's moves.
G S C Fully restores the PP of one Pokémon.
R S E Colo.
XD Fully restores the PP of a Pokémon's moves.
FR LG Fully restores the PP of all moves for one Pokémon.
D P Pt HG SS
B W B2 W2 It fully restores the PP of all the moves learned by the targeted Pokémon.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM This medicine can fully restore the PP of all of the moves that have been learned by a Pokémon.
Sw Sh This medicine can be used to fully restore the PP of all of the moves that have been learned by a Pokémon.
R B Y
R G B Y
Route 17, Power Plant, Seafoam Islands, Cerulean Cave (×1 /×2 R B )
G S C
Route 26, Bell Tower, Dragon's Den, Mt. Silver, Whirl Islands
R S E
Magma Hideout / R Aqua Hideout S , E Magma Hideout , E Victory Road
Route 17, Power Plant, Berry Forest, Cerulean Cave, Sevault Canyon
Citadark Isle, Realgam Tower (Extra Battle Bingo completion prize)
D P Pt
Valley Windworks, Victory Road (×1 /×2 D P ), Pt Mt. Coronet (×1 ,/×2 D P ), Pt Stark Mountain (×2)
Routes 17, 19, and 26, Bell Tower, Dragon's Den (×2), Mt. Silver, Cerulean Cave, Whirl Islands
Treehouse, Quiet Cave
Routes 8, 14, and 18, Wellspring Cave, Dragonspiral Tower, Moor of Icirrus, Giant Chasm Route 15 (held by in-game trade Rotom)
Castelia City, Pinwheel Forest, Plasma Frigate, Victory Road (×2) Route 15 (held by in-game trade Rotom)
Join Avenue ( Raffle Shop) Pickup
Route 22, Victory Road
Lost Hotel ( shaking trash cans) Pickup
Team Magma Hideout / OR Team Aqua Hideout , AS Victory Road, Sootopolis City (×2), Mirage Island (north of Route 124), Mirage Forest (west of Route 105)
S M US UM
Hau'oli Cemetery , US UM Haina Desert , S M Mount Lanakila, Poni Grove , US UM Poni Gauntlet
S M Festival Plaza ( Lottery shop: sixth prize, haunted houses) Pickup
In spin-off games
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
The Max Elixir 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.
It fully restores the
PP of all the moves of the Pokémon that ingests it and restores 5 Belly for it. In Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, it removes the sealed status from the Pokémon.
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. The Max Elixir can be blended into a drink at Spinda's Juice Bar; it can trigger a medium IQ boost, result in a recruitment, result in an Egg gift, or unlock a new dungeon.
In Explorers of Sky, it has the corresponding
Lookalike Item Mix Elixir.
MD R B A drink that completely restores the PP of all the Pokémon's moves. It also slightly fills the Pokémon's Belly.
MD T D S A drink that completely restores the PP of all the Pokémon's moves. It also slightly fills the Pokémon's Belly.
MD GtI Drinking it completely restores the PP of all the user's moves.
S MD Drinking it completely restores the PP of all of your moves. It can also heal the sealed status.
MD RT DX Drinking it completely restores the PP of all your moves. It can also heal the Sealed status.
MD R B
Mt. Steel, Sinister Woods, Silent Chasm, Mt. Thunder, Great Canyon, Lapis Cave, Rock Path, Snow Path, Frosty Forest, Mt. Freeze, Stormy Sea, Silver Trench, Fiery Field, Lightning Field, Northwind Field, Western Cave, Northern Range, Pitfall Valley, Buried Relic, Wish Cave, Wyvern Hill, Solar Cave, Darknight Relic, Unown Relic, Joyous Tower, Purity Forest, Oddity Cave, Remains Island Kecleon Shop ( Mt. Blaze, Frosty Forest, Magma Cavern, Northern Range, Pitfall Valley, Wish Cave, Wyvern Hill, Joyous Tower, Purity Forest, Oddity Cave, Remains Island) Pokémon Square shop Job reward (E-★)
MD T D S
Treasure Memo floor ( Treasure Boxes), Sentry Duty Treasure Town Kecleon Shop, Treasure Boxes, Job requests (E-★4) Prize Ticket Win prize, Silver Ticket Loss prize, Gold Ticket Loss prize, Prism Ticket Loss prize, All dungeons except Beach Cave, Northern Desert, Quicksand Cave, Quicksand Pit, Shimmer Desert, and World Abyss
Post Town merchants, Paradise Facilities, Treasure Boxes, Various dungeons
Kecleon Shops, Sparkling Floor, certain post-story dungeons
Artwork from Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
Artwork from Super Mystery Dungeon
Artwork from Rescue Team DX
In the TCG Trivia
The Japanese name of the Max Elixir is "
PP Max", which is the name of a separate item in English. The PP Max's name in Japanese is "Point Max". There is an unused sprite for a Wonder Launcher item whose coloration resembles the Max Elixir. In other languages