Essentials

Medicham

Medicham

Fighting Psychic

Abilities

Pure Power

Doubles Attack in battle.

Hidden Ability

Telepathy

Protects against friendly Pokémon's damaging moves.

Damage Taken

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 2
  • Fighting ½
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 2
  • Ghost 2
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock ½
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 3
National
308
Hoenn
77 Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald
Original Sinnoh
87 Diamond, Pearl
Extended Sinnoh
87 Platinum
Central Kalos
144 X, Y

Names

French
Charmina
Korean
요가램
Italian
Medicham
German
Meditalis
Chinese
恰雷姆
Spanish
Medicham
Japanese
チャーレム (chaaremu)
Official roomaji
Charem

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Human-Like
Hatch counter
20 Search:
Steps to hatch
5355 / 2805

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
144 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Speed
Capture rate
90 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium Search:

Wild held items

Generation 3 nothing
Generation 4 nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Meditite Medicham Level up, starting at level 37

Medicham Forms

  • Medicham
  • Mega Medicham

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
60
39.0 293 324
Attack
60
31.2 188 219
Defense
75
59.1 218 249
Special Attack
60
41.3 188 219
Special Defense
75
59.6 218 249
Speed
80
66.0 228 259
Total
410
43.6

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯✯☆☆
Power
★✯✯☆☆
Skill
★✯✯✯☆
Stamina
★✯☆
Jump
★★✯☆
Total
6/15/22

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

It gains the ability to see the aura of its opponents by honing its mind through starvation.

Generation 6
X

It elegantly avoids attacks with dance-like steps, then launches a devastating blow in the same motion.

Y

Through yoga training, it gained the psychic power to predict its foe’s next move.

Sprites

Medicham Medicham Medicham Medicham
Medicham Medicham Medicham Medicham

Miscellany

Species
Meditate Search:
Color
Red Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
mountain Search:
Footprint
Medicham
Shape
Anthropomorphic Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Medicham
13

4'3.2"
1.3 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Medicham
315

69.4 lb
31.5 kg

Locations

Ruby Ruby
Sapphire Sapphire
Diamond Diamond
Pearl Pearl
Platinum Platinum

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

Fighting and Psychic moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
Colosseum
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Bide Normal physical 10 * 1

User waits for two turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.

Meditate Psychic status 40

Raises the user's Attack by one stage.

Confusion Psychic special 25 50 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

4 4 4 4 4 Meditate Psychic status 40

Raises the user's Attack by one stage.

9 9 8 8 8 Confusion Psychic special 25 50 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

12 12 11 11 11 Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 17 15 15 15 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

20 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

22 25 18 18 18 Mind Reader Normal status 5

Ensures that the user's next move will hit the target.

22 22 22 Feint Normal physical 10 30 100% 2

Hits through Protect and Detect.

28 28 25 25 25 Calm Mind Psychic status 20

Raises the user's Special Attack and Special Defense by one stage.

29 29 29 Force Palm Fighting physical 10 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

32 33 32 32 32 High Jump Kick Fighting physical 10 130 90%

If the user misses, it takes half the damage it would have inflicted in recoil.

40 36 36 36 36 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

42 42 Acupressure Normal status 30

Raises one of a friendly Pokémon's stats at random by two stages.

42 49 49 Power Trick Psychic status 10

User swaps Attack and Defense.

46 47 49 55 55 Reversal Fighting physical 15 * 100%

Inflicts more damage when the user has less HP remaining, with a maximum of 200 power.

54 56 55 62 62 Recover Normal status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
Egg, learned by Meditite but not Medicham
• • • • • Baton Pass Normal status 40

Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.

• • • Bullet Punch Steel physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

• • • • • Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

• • • • • Fake Out Normal physical 10 40 100% 3

Can only be used as the first move after the user enters battle. Causes the target to flinch.

• • • • • Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

• • • • • Foresight Normal status 40

Forces the target to have no Evade, and allows it to be hit by Normal and Fighting moves even if it's a Ghost.

• • • Guard Swap Psychic status 10

User swaps Defense and Special Defense changes with the target.

• • • • • Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

• • • Power Swap Psychic status 10

User swaps Attack and Special Attack changes with the target.

• • • Psycho Cut Psychic physical 20 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• Quick Guard Fighting status 15 3

Prevents any priority moves from hitting friendly Pokémon this turn.

• • Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

• • • • • Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Emerald
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dream Eater Psychic special 15 100 100%

Only works on sleeping Pokémon. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Gravity Psychic status 5

Disables moves and immunities that involve flying or levitating for five turns.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Helping Hand Normal status 20 5

Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Low Kick Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Magic Coat Psychic status 15 4

Reflects back the first effect move used on the user this turn.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Metronome Normal status 10

Randomly selects and uses any move in the game.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Pain Split Normal status 20

Sets the user's and targets's HP to the average of their current HP.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Recycle Normal status 10

User recovers the item it last used up.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Role Play Psychic status 10

Copies the target's ability.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Seismic Toss Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Signal Beam Bug special 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Trick Psychic status 10 100%

User and target swap items.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Vacuum Wave Fighting special 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
Colosseum
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
03 03 Psyshock Psychic special 10 80 100%

Inflicts damage based on the target's Defense, not Special Defense.

01 01 01 Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

04 04 04 04 04 Calm Mind Psychic status 20

Raises the user's Special Attack and Special Defense by one stage.

06 06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

08 08 08 08 08 Bulk Up Fighting status 20

Raises the user's Attack and Defense by one stage.

10 10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 11 11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

15 15 15 15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

16 16 16 16 16 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

17 17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 18 18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

19 Telekinesis Psychic status 15

Moves have 100% accuracy against the target for three turns.

21 21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

27 27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

29 29 29 29 29 Psychic Psychic special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

30 30 30 30 30 Shadow Ball Ghost special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

31 31 31 31 31 Brick Break Fighting physical 15 75 100%

Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.

32 32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

33 33 33 33 33 Reflect Psychic status 20

Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.

39 39 39 39 39 Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

42 42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

43 43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

44 44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 45 45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

47 47 Low Sweep Fighting physical 20 65 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

52 52 52 Focus Blast Fighting special 5 120 70%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

53 53 53 Energy Ball Grass special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

56 56 56 Fling Dark physical 10 * 100%

Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.

67 67 Retaliate Normal physical 5 70 100%

Has double power if a friendly Pokémon fainted last turn.

58 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

60 Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

67 Recycle Normal status 10

User recovers the item it last used up.

68 68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

70 70 70 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

77 77 77 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

80 80 80 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

83 Work Up Normal status 30

Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.

82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

84 84 84 Poison Jab Poison physical 20 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to poison the target.

85 85 85 Dream Eater Psychic special 15 100 100%

Only works on sleeping Pokémon. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

86 86 86 Grass Knot Grass special 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

87 87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

90 90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

98 Power-Up Punch Fighting physical 20 40 100%

Has a 100% chance to raise the user's Attack by one stage.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H5 H5 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

H6 H6 H6 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

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