Toad oil

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Toad oil
Toad oil xi icon.png
Japanese ガマのあぶら
Romaji Gama no abura
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Heroes
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Effect Used as an ingredient to create items.

Toad oil is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest series. It is a peculiar ointment secreted by an amphibian that is used as a crafting material.


Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

The greasy excretion of an enormous amphibian. Alchemise it![1]
Icon in IX

Toad oil can be dropped by Gastropogs, Mortoads, Exploads, Giddy gastropogs, Gloomy gastropogs, and Blastoads, has a 10% chance of being found in Rank 3 (G) blue treasure chests, or can be received as a reward for repeating Quest #24: Battering Betterflies. Toad oil can be sold for 70 gold each or used in the following alchemy recipes:

Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Hephaestus' flame
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Lava lump
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Royal soil
Toad oil
Toad oil

Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Tricky turban
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Toad oil
Toad oil
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Dragon Quest X[edit]

Toad oil is used as a material for crafting clothing and furniture or in Alchemy to increase Magical Mending. It can be purchased from a material shop for 280 gold each or dropped by various monsters, including Wickermen, Zeplings, Salamander fries, Axolotls, and Sootbonces.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

The greasy excretion of a warty amphibian.[2]

Toad oil can be dropped by Toadies, Toxic toads, Overtoads, Goobonces, and Sootbonces. One pot of toad oil can be found in the Heliodor Region. It can be sold for 70 gold or used in the following recipes for the Fun-Size Forge:

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below[edit]

Toad oil can be dropped by Muddy hands, Toxic zombies, and Bloody hands, occasionally found in barrels and treasure chests on the Stonecloud, or received from King Flaminio in exchange for 3 Mini medals on the Stonecloud. It is used to create Banishing bells and Beckoning bells in the Alchemy Pot or sold for 30 gold. Three pots of toad oil are required to complete Quest #53: Toad Oil Recall.

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

Toad oil is used as a material for improving various accessories or sold for 30 gold each. It can be dropped by Cureslimes, Fightgeists, Mud mannequins, and Spitegeists.

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolAceite de sapoSpanish for "toad oil".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisHuile de crapaudFrench for "toad oil".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschKrötenölGerman for "toad oil".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoOlio di rospoItalian for "toad oil".


  1. Nintendo DS version.
  2. Sony PlayStation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One versions.