Arrow that sometimes poisons an enemy.
Poison Arrow (ポイズンアロー or 毒矢 or どくのや, Doku Ya?, lit. Poisonous Arrow), also known as Poison, is a recurring weapon in the series. It inflicts the Poison status to one target, but can only be used by a character equipped with a bow.
III Poison Arrow is a high-ranked arrow available only in the 3D remakes, bought for 200 gil on the Invincible. It provides 20 Attack, inflicts Poison when attacking with it, and can only be used by the Onion Knight and Ranger classes.
IV Poison Arrow is a mid-ranked arrow that provides 30 Attack and a 30% chance of inflicting Poison. It can be bought for 70 gil at Cave of Eblan or dropped from Hydra, Ettin Snake, Cave Naga, Nagaraja, and Naga.
FFIVTAY Poison Arrow returns as a mid-ranked arrow, providing 30 Attack and has a 30% chance of inflicting Poison. It can be equipped by Cecil, Ceodore, Cid, Rosa, Rydia, Palom, Porom, Edward, Luca, Leonora, Izayoi, and Harley. It can be dropped from Hydra, Ettin Snake, Naga, Mizuichi, Nagaraja, and Malboro.
Arrow poisons are used to poison arrow heads or darts for the purposes of hunting and warfare.