A mere whiff of these potent salts will suffice to rouse the smeller from the deepest slumber or stupor. With the kick of a strong spice, followed by a refreshing, nose-clearing sensation, it is known to elicit feelings of elation in the user. Not unlike eye drops, the formula was refined from a traditional home remedy passed down from times of yore.
Smelling Salts (renamed N-Kai Sand or Sands of N'kai in the International version) is an item that cures Confuse to one target, and can be bought for 50 gil at any location in the game.
Smelling salts are an aromatic compound used since ancient times, though the exact ingredients have varied. The scent is meant to increase mental consciousness and heighten awareness.