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* ''VideoGame/RuneFactory4'' features a quest in which you're given a potion which flips a person's personality. If you talk to anyone in town while carrying it, they'll decide to take it off your hands and consume it, resulting in general hilarity: one girl starts acting like a robot, for example, while the resident tough guy declares his love for you.

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* ''VideoGame/RuneFactory4'' features a quest the "Mood Reversal Medicine" Town Event in which you're given a potion which flips a person's personality. If personality by scent. You're tasked with delivering it to Arthur so he can properly dispose of it, and while you are told to avoid other people you can still talk to anyone in town while carrying it, other people before doing so. If you do they'll decide to take it off your hands and consume it, become affected, resulting in general hilarity: one girl starts acting like a robot, for example, while the resident tough guy declares his love for you.

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** Before that, King Verence had also been turned into a berserker thanks to a beverage of the Nac Mac Feegles in ''Discworld/CarpeJugulum''.


** After being whacked over the head with a menhir, Getafix starts producing these instead of the SuperSerum in ''Asterix and the Big Fight''.

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** After being whacked over the head with a menhir, Getafix starts producing these instead of the SuperSerum in ''Asterix and the Big Fight''. They mainly cause people to change colours and, in one occasion, fly.


* The [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Milk and Pepsi]] drunk on ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' may qualify.


** Probably illegal? Try probably ''[[UsefulNotes/AustralianWildlife poisonous]]''...
*** While there are a number of ''venomous'' species in Australia, this Troper can't think of any that are ''poisonous'' when eaten.


* GeorgeMacDonaldFraser's ''{{Literature/Flashman}}'' gets one of these from a lover who needs him not to be a coward for just long enough.

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* GeorgeMacDonaldFraser's Creator/GeorgeMacDonaldFraser's ''{{Literature/Flashman}}'' gets one of these from a lover who needs him not to be a coward for just long enough.

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* In ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series, the most popular means of becoming a [[OurLichesAreDifferent lich]] is to drink a potion made with numerous rare and powerful magical ingredients. Some of the rumored ingredients in the potion include the tongue of a [[OurDragonsAreDifferent dragon]], blood-tainted herbs, [[{{Wutai}} Akaviri]] poison, dust from saints, sheaves of [[ImAHumanitarian human skin]]... The result is a transformation into an extremely magically powerful undead wizard.

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*** While there are a number of ''venomous'' species in Australia, this Troper can't think of any that are ''poisonous'' when eaten.


* ToddlersAndTiaras has a somewhat troubling example. Alana's mother routinely gives her "go-go juice" at the beginning of pageants, which is Pixy Stix dissolved in a mixture of Mountain Dew and Red Bull. As expected, the child goes a little bit nuts.

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* ToddlersAndTiaras ''Series/ToddlersAndTiaras'' has a somewhat troubling example. Alana's mother routinely gives her "go-go juice" at the beginning of pageants, which is Pixy Stix dissolved in a mixture of Mountain Dew and Red Bull. As expected, the child goes a little bit nuts.



* In TheYoungOnes, Vyvyan invented a potion "where when the patient drinks it he turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac! It's basically a cure. For not being an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac." He stores it in a Coke can in the fridge "so nobody'd drink it by mistake". Neil leaves it on top of the fridge, observing " I just bet a bit later on somebody does drink that and turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac!" Later on, [[spoiler:someone drinks it and turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac]].

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* In TheYoungOnes, ''Series/TheYoungOnes'', Vyvyan invented a potion "where when the patient drinks it he turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac! It's basically a cure. For not being an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac." He stores it in a Coke can in the fridge "so nobody'd drink it by mistake". Neil leaves it on top of the fridge, observing " I just bet a bit later on somebody does drink that and turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac!" Later on, [[spoiler:someone drinks it and turns into an axe-wielding, homicidal maniac]].


* In the ''ScarredLands'' supplement ''Shelzar: City of Sins'', one of the locations examined is a bar called Cheny's that's infamous for its coffee. Despite it tasting like oil, it's guaranteed to put hair on your chest. The only downside is that it seems to do so regardless of race, sex, or species.

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* In the ''ScarredLands'' ''TabletopGame/ScarredLands'' supplement ''Shelzar: City of Sins'', one of the locations examined is a bar called Cheny's that's infamous for its coffee. Despite it tasting like oil, it's guaranteed to put hair on your chest. The only downside is that it seems to do so regardless of race, sex, or species.


* Making one of these to escape the BodyHorror inflicted on you by the titular character is the entire point of ''VideoGame/TheSecretIslandOfDrQuandary''. The ingredients you might have to find could include frog eggs, candle wax, sunscreen, and/or ''tax papers''.

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* Making one of these to escape the BodyHorror BalefulPolymorph inflicted on you by the titular character eponymous Doctor Q is the entire point of ''VideoGame/TheSecretIslandOfDrQuandary''. The ingredients you might have to find could include frog eggs, candle wax, sunscreen, and/or ''tax papers''.


* Making one of these to escape the BodyHorror inflicted on you by the titular character is the entire point of ''VideoGame/TheSecretIslandOfDrQuandary''.

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* Making one of these to escape the BodyHorror inflicted on you by the titular character is the entire point of ''VideoGame/TheSecretIslandOfDrQuandary''. The ingredients you might have to find could include frog eggs, candle wax, sunscreen, and/or ''tax papers''.


* [[Literature/{{Discworld}} Nanny Ogg's]] chocolate pudding in ''Maskerade''. All you need to know about its effects is the phrase "My boots caught fire on the second lap."
** Most of her cooking seems to have a somewhat...enhancing effect. It's never explicitly stated what the Surprise of her "Bananana Soup Surprise" is, but apparently glancing at a ruler will help you visualize it.

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* [[Literature/{{Discworld}} ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'':
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Nanny Ogg's]] Ogg's chocolate pudding in ''Maskerade''. All you need to know about its effects is the phrase "My boots caught fire on the second lap."
** Most of her cooking seems to have a somewhat... enhancing effect. It's never explicitly stated what the Surprise of her "Bananana Soup Surprise" is, but apparently glancing at a ruler will help you visualize it.



** The Uberwaldean heroic remedy, ''splot'', which is a strictly herbal drink containing mineral extracts and therefore health-giving and invigorative. [[note]]Belladonna qualifies as a herb and arsenic salts are certainly minerals[[/note]]. It is non-alcoholic because no alcohol can hope to survive in it.

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** The Uberwaldean heroic remedy, ''splot'', which is a strictly herbal drink containing mineral extracts and therefore health-giving and invigorative.invigorating. [[note]]Belladonna qualifies as a herb and arsenic salts are certainly minerals[[/note]]. It is non-alcoholic because no alcohol can hope to survive in it.



** Moist von Lipwig, who knows about ''splot'' the hard way, is given a goblin beverage in ''RaisingSteam'' that turns him into a fearless berserk warrior for just long enough.
** And KlatchianCoffee would certainly qualify as a Screwball Serum: it not only induces instand sobriety, it pushes the drinker a long way out on the other side into the ''Knurd'' state of being anti-drunk.

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** Moist von Lipwig, who knows about ''splot'' the hard way, is given a goblin beverage in ''RaisingSteam'' ''Discworld/RaisingSteam'' that turns him into a fearless berserk warrior for just long enough.
** And KlatchianCoffee would certainly qualify as a Screwball Serum: it not only induces instand instant sobriety, it pushes the drinker a long way out on the other side into the ''Knurd'' state of being anti-drunk.

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