Consumables in Bloodborne are Items that deplete with use. They can be found around Yharnam, on corpses of fallen enemies and purchased from Messengers (vendors).

Item Name Use Acquired


Removes poison. Found on corpses throughout Yharnam and sold by Messengers.
Drops from Crows.

beast blood pelletBeast Blood Pellet

Enables Beasthood, increasing the damage a hunter deals and receives with increasing intensity as they bathe in blood.

Rare drop from Werewolf.
Rare drop from crows in the DLC.
Found on corpses throughout Yharnam.
Can be purchased from the Bath Messengers after obtaining the Cosmic Eye Watcher Badge.

blood dregBlood Dreg

Awful things that Vilebloods see in coldblood. Consume to gain 1 Insight. Dropped by killing other hunters (NPCs or Players) once the Corruption Caryll Rune has been equipped.

blood of adellaBlood of Adella

Restores HP and gradually restores HP over time. Given by Adella at the Cathedral Ward.

blood of ariannaBlood of Arianna

Restores HP and temporarily boosts Stamina recovery speed. Given by Arianna at the Cathedral Ward.

blood vial

Blood Vial

Restores HP when consumed. Found on corpses throughout Yarnham.

blue exilirBlue Elixir

Makes the user nearly invisible while not moving. Sold by Bath Messengers after obtaining the Cosmic Eye Watcher Badge
Also dropped by Scythe Priests with the Blue Flame Upgrade.

bold hunters mark

Bold Hunter's Mark

Allows you to reawaken at a lamp without losing your Blood Echoes. Given by Eileen The Crow in Central Yharnam.

bolt paperBolt Paper

Temporarily adds 80 bolt damage to right-hand weapon. Sold by Bath Messengers for 1 insight or 14,000 Blood Echoes each. Trigger: Receiving the Spark Hunter Badge from Darkbeast Paarl.
Also found throughout the game.

bone marrow ashBone Marrow Ash

Increases your next QS Bullet damage when used on your firearm.
Can be used on Flamesprayer or Rosmarinus.
Found throughout the world.
Sold by Bath Messengers. Unlocked by obtaining the Radiant Sword Hunter Badge.

coldblood dewColdblood Dew

Can be consumed to acquire Blood Echoes. Coldblood Dew (1) = 350 Blood Echoes.
Coldblood Dew (2) = 500 Blood Echoes.
Coldblood Dew (3) = 1,000 Blood Echoes.

delayed molotovDelayed Molotov

Molotov cocktail that explodes on a timed delay. Sold by lower Bath Messengers after obtaining the Firing Hammer Badge by killing the Beasthood Hunter found near the Boom Hammer in the Hunters Nightmare.

Drop from the Huntsman in the Hunters Nightmare.

delayed rope molotovDelayed Rope Molotov

Molotov that is thrown backwards and explodes on delay Sold by lower Bath Messengers after obtaining the Firing Hammer Badge by killing the Beasthood Hunter found near the Boom Hammer in the Hunters Nightmare.

fire paperFire Paper

Temporarily adds 80 fire damage to right-hand weapon. Sold by Bath Messengers. Unlocked by obtaining the Radiant Sword Hunter Badge.
Also found throughout the game.

frenzied coldblood8Frenzied Coldblood

Use to gain frenzied Blood Echoes.

Frenzied ColdBlood (7) = 2,000 Blood Echoes.
Frenzied ColdBlood (8) = 3,000 Blood Echoes.
Frenzied ColdBlood (9) = 5,000 Blood Echoes.

gold pendantGold Pendant

Consume to gain a Blood Gem. Dropped by Vicar Amelia.

great ones wisdomGreat One's Wisdom

Consume to gain 2 Insight. One found in Byrgenwerth near giant centipede by entrance.
Found in Nightmare of Mensis near the giant Frenzy-inducing enemy by dropping off onto a rooftop when traveling on one of the elevators. Note: Easier to obtain once the enemy is dropped into the pit.

great one coldbloodGreat One Coldblood

Can be consumed to acquire a huge amount of Blood Echoes (40,000) Found in some level 4 & 5 dungeons.

Hand LanternHand Lantern

Use Weapons in both hands while illuminating the dark. No longer decreases stamina regeneration rate as of patch 1.03. Sold by Bath Messengers. Unlocked by obtaining the Sword Hunter Badge.

iosefkas blood vialIosefka's Blood Vial

Consume to gain a larger amount of HP. When returned to the 1st sickroom after your first visit to the Hunters Dream turn around and go up the stairs behind you to a locked door and talk to Iosefka, she'll gift the blood vial to you after you promise to stop begging to be let in! You get one in Iosefka 's Clinic from a celestial mob. Also in a chest outside Mergo's Wet Nurse boss elevator.

kin coldblood12Kin Coldblood

Use to gain unspeakable Blood Echoes. Kin Coldblood (10) = 8,000 Blood Echoes.
Kin Coldblood (11) = 10,000 Blood Echoes.
Kin Coldblood (12) = 20,000 Blood Echoes.

lead elixirLead Elixir

Incoming blows bounce off, dealing reduced damage. Numerous locations within Nightmare Realms.

madmans knowledgeMadman's Knowledge

Consume to gain 1 Insight. Treasure in Sewer near Rats in Central Yharnam.
Treasure x2 in Cathedral Ward, close to the lever that moves the tomb.
Also found throughout the game in general.

quicksilver bulletQuicksilver Bullets

Consumed in the use of Firearms and Hunter Tools.  

Red Jeweled BroochRed Jeweled Brooch

Use to gain a droplet Blood Gem. Treasure on a ledge inside the Tomb of Oedon.


Removes Frenzy and Beasthood buildup. Drops from Nightmare enemies.

shaman bone bladeShaman Bone Blade

Bites deep, turning an enemy hostile to its fellows. Found in the main hall of Upper Cathedral Ward.
Also a rare drop from the Brainsucker found in Byrgenwerth.

shining coinsShining Coins

Emits a bright glow when placed. Purchased in Hunter's Dream.
Also found throughout the game.

thick coldblood5Thick Coldblood

Can be consumed to acquire a large amount of Blood Echoes Thick Coldblood(4) = 1,200 Blood Echoes
Thick Coldblood(5) = 1,500 Blood Echoes
Thick Coldblood(6) = 1,800 Blood Echoes

one third of umbilical cordOne Third of Umbilical Cord

Consume to gain 3 Insight. Also has a special effect on the outcome of the game. Beware of spoilers when reading the main article for this item. 1. Drop from Mergo's Wet Nurse.
2. Located on the altar inside the building of the Abandoned Old Workshop.
3. After the Blood Moon has risen, the NPC Arianna will move to a certain location in the Cathedral Ward. At this point there is a creature beside her that resembles a fetus. Kill it and it will drop the umbilical cord.
4. Dropped by the defenseless Imposter Iosefka if visited (and killed) after slaughtering Rom.

Tear StoneTear Stone

Consume to gain a Tear Stone Blood Gem. Given by Plain Doll after giving her the Small Hair Ornament, which is found in the Abandoned Old Workshop.


Crush to increase your rank in The League. Obtained after successfully completing a co-op session whith the Impurity rune equipped. Also a guaranteed, one-time drop from certain enemy hunters in The Hunter's Nightmare.

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    • Anonymous

      Something I Love about this is that the Purchases have Scaling, (Further along you go in the game, They become more Pricey) This game had So much Thought and Effort put into it, so sad it's only for PS4, so sad

      • Anonymous

        okay so I looked it up. the official guide says 5% droprate for sbb for brainsucker at: cathedral ward, central yharnam (behind iosefkas clinic)byrgenwerth and as regular mobs in chalice dungeons and root chalices.It has a 2% droprate for the brainsuckers in Upper Cathedral Ward and the one at the old healing church workshop(source: official guide, pagenr: 220)

        • Anonymous

          ALL BRAINSUCKERS DROP SHAMAN BONEBLADES. YOU DONT NEED TO RESET THE TEXT AND MAKE GRINDING HARDER FOR ALL... -_-grind at the bloodsucker behind Iosefkas clinic. he doesnt use magic. that makes it easier

          • Anonymous

            all brainsuckers drop the shaman-bone-thingies. i know that because i grinded the one behind iosefkas clinic because that one and the one near the woods in cathedral wards are the only one that dont use the magic attack. i think i got 3 pieces after 50 attempts 2 detahs and a loss of 4 insight just because i needed to learn that one cannot stun the grab....the chance is 5% as the guide says..(i searched for it but i didnt find my *****ing guide.. but its 5%9

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