Boil-Cure Potion
Potion information

Cures boils



Difficulty level


Known ingredients
  • 6 snake fangs
  • 4 horned slugs
  • 2 porcupine quills

Boil-Cure Potion (Also known as Cure for Boils) is a potion which cures boils, even those produced by the Pimple Jinx.


  • Six snake fangs
  • Four horned slugs
  • Two porcupine quills

Brewing Instructions

Part 1

  1. Add 6 snake fangs to the mortar.
  2. Crush into a fine powder using the pestle.
  3. Add 4 measures of the crushed fangs to your cauldron.
  4. Heat the mixture oh high for 10 seconds til it turns red.
  5. Wave your wand.
  6. Leave to brew and return after 45 minutes with a Pewter Cauldron, 37 minutes with a Brass cauldron, and 33 minutes with a copper cauldron. The potion will appear pink when ready.

Part 2

  1. Add 4 horned slugs to your cauldron til it turns purple.
  2. Take the cauldron off the fire before adding the next ingredient.
  3. Add 2 porcupine quills to your cauldron.
  4. Stir 5 times, clockwise til the potion turns blue.
  5. Wave your wand to complete the potion.

If the potion is made successfully, there will be pink smoke raising from the cauldron.


The cauldron must be taken off the fire before adding the porcupine quills If the cauldron is not removed from the fire, it will melt and create a horrid odour, and if it spills will cause the skin to erupt in vicious boils.

OOC Information

This potion requires a Potions Skill Level of 2 in order to be a chance at a successful brew. If your Potions Skill is not at least 2, then it has a high chance of being a failed attempt.

There is NOTHING in this potion that will cause it to explode, create a toxic fume, or any other dangers that are NOT listed on this page.