Dust of Death

School transmutation; Level sorcerer/wizard 6


Casting Time 1 round
Components V, S, M (a pinch of sand and crushed hemlock)


Range touch
Area a few ounces of sand
Duration 1 hour
Saving Throw Fort negates (see text); Spell Resistance no


This spell transforms a few ounces of normal sand into a deadly poison for the duration. If the sand is then consumed (say because it was placed in a foe’s drink or sprinkled on its food), the imbiber must succeed on a Fortitude save or be affected by the poison (see below).

Dust of Death: type ingested; Fort DC 10 + spell level + caster’s key ability; onset 1 minute; frequency 1/minute for 6 minutes; effect 1d4 Con damage; cure 1 save.

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