In the core series games
If the holder uses a move that has a charging turn (except Sky Drop), immediately after charging the move the user consumes the Power Herb and executes the final stage of the move. Because the charging stage is still performed, the Defense boost from Skull Bash and the Special Attack boost from Meteor Beam are still applied.
If a Pokémon uses Solar Beam or Solar Blade during harsh sunlight, it will not consume its held Power Herb.
|A single-use item to be held by a Pokémon. It allows the immediate use of a move that charges on the first turn.
|A single-use item to be held by a Pokémon. It allows the holder to immediately use a move that normally requires a turn to charge.
In the manga
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