Temporarily doubles maximum HP. Consumed with Drink command.
Final Fantasy V description
Giant's Drink (巨人の薬, Kyojin no Kusuri?, lit. Giant's Medicine), also known as Giant's Tonic, Stamina Tonic, and Goliath Tonic, is a recurring item that increases the maximum HP of a user, oftentimes to the effect of double their current max HP.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Temporarily raises max HP.
Giant's Tonic appears only in the Dawn of Souls and 20th Anniversary versions, and raises max HP by 200. It can be dropped from Tyrannosaur, or found inside the Hellfire Chasm (x2), Lifespring Grotto (x3), and Whisperwind Cove (x8).
Goliath Tonic (originally called Giant Drink) is a mixing item that can only be used in battle through the Drink command ability of the Chemist job class. It can be bought for 110 gil in several shops, dropped from Elm Gigas, Gigas, Iron Giant, Iron Muscles, Ziggurat Gigas, Phobos, and Rukh, found in Istory Falls and Great Forest of Moore, and stolen from Ironback and Carbuncle.
Giant's Drink is a temporary item, when used, it will increase the maximum HP of the user by 100% (including modified HP from gear) for 15 minutes. When this increase happens, it will not change the HP that the user has already (ex: if a Paladin with 1000/1200 HP uses a Wizard's Drink, he will have 1000/2400 HP).
Giant's Tonic activates at the beginning of a stage, and raises all party members' maximum HP by 15%. It is obtained randomly after completing a Music Stage.
Giant's Tonic is an item that can be equipped or used manually (only in Quest Medleys). It is used at the beginning of the Music Stage. and increases party members' max HP by 15%. When used in Quest Medleys, the effects are triggered when the next stage begins and increases party members' HP by 15%. It is obtained randomly after completing a Music Stage.
The Giant's Drink increases the HP of the entire party by 800. It can be dropped after defeating a monster.
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Etymology[edit | edit source]
It has also been known as Goliath Tonic. Goliath was a giant Philistine who was defeated by David.In the Old Testament of the Bible,