Shin Megami Tensei V - Status Effects Guide

A list of all status ailments in Shin Megami Tensei V (SMT 5), including how to cure them when your party gets inflicted during battle.

Shin Megami Tensei V - Status Effects Guide

Status Effects in Shin Megami Tensei V

Below is a list of status effects (ailments) in Shin Megami Tensei V (SMT 5), including information on what they do in and out of battle, and how to remove them.

Status Ailments

Status Description Methods How to Cure
KO/Death Lost HP to zero and cannot participate in the battle. Results in a game over if the Protagonist or Nahobino dies.
  • No HP left
  • Recarm
  • Samarecarm
  • Eternal Prayer
Sleep Cannot act. Wakes up when attacked.
  • Dormina
  • Lullaby
  • Slumber Vortex
  • Dream Needle
  • Patra
  • Me Patra
  • Diamrita
  • Ancient Mother’s Love
  • Sun’s Radiance
Illusion/Mirage Cannot do actions accurately. Accuracy is reduced and one may mistake their target and choose another one at random.
  • Dustoma
  • Fogna
  • Slumber Vortex
  • Mist Rush
  • Mirage Shot
Mute/Seal Cannot use skills that cost MP in battle. Auto-skills will still be activated.
  • Makajama
  • Makajamaon
  • Dark Sword
  • Violent Rage
  • Dreadful Gleam
Charm Cannot make own actions and will either heal or buff enemies instead.
  • Marin Karin
  • Sexy Dance
  • Frolic
  • Frenzied Chomp
Poison Take damage at the end of their turn.
  • Poisma
  • Toxic Cloud
  • Toxic Spray
  • Toxic Sting
  • Blight
  • Frenzied Chomp
  • Toxic Breath
  • Profaned Land
Panic/Confusion Cannot make own actions and will attack allies. Press Turn is consumed.
  • Pulinpa
  • Tentarafoo
  • Madness Needle
  • Frenzied Chomp
Mud One Press Turn icon is consumed before performing an action. Thus, two Press Turns are consumed by a single demon.
  • Babylon Curse
  • Cannot be cured or overwritten by other ailments.

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