"Increased maximum health by 8%."— Pickup Text
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The Bitter Root is a common healing item in Risk of Rain.[1] It increases the player's maximum health by 8% and caps at 38 stacks, or 300% of the player's base health.[2]

Shipping Details

Estimated Delivery:
6/4/2056
Sent to:
103 110th,
Northlake,
Mars

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Order

:  Bitter RootBitter Root Icon.png
Tracking Number:  552▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪
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Order Description

:  Gain 8% max hp
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Shipping Method

:  Standard
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Order Details

:  Biggest. Ginseng. Root. Ever.

Not really, but it's pretty freackin' huge. You can boil it or sun dry it, whatever you want. I'll be curious to see if your cancer research actually pans out; sounds like voodoo magic
to me, herbal medicine, but if the natives say it works, it works.
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Character Synergies[edit | edit source]


Item Synergies[edit | edit source]


This item DOES synergize with Infusion and DOES work on a persistent basis.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • While the maximum health is 9999, stacking more of these, even if you're not at their cap, will raise your health beyond this limit.[verification needed]
  • Getting this item makes somewhat frequent, oval shaped, green particles appear from your character when moving.
  • Bitter Root may be based on either ginseng or ginger, looking similar to both, being "bitter" and healing, since both are used as herbal medicines.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. This description is auto-generated by the Item Infobox
  2. Updates#Beta 0.30.4.0


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