Artefacts of Old
common diseases and poisons
Cardooine Chills was a virus that caused congestion, coughing, fatigue and body aches as well as an insatiable appetite. The virus had relatively stable structure, and those afflicted by it generally developed an immunity, allowing the virus to strike only once in a lifetime. Moreover, it could be prevented through the use of vaccines.
Scurrier Disease was an unusual disease believed to be carried by wild scurriers, sometimes contracted on the planet Tatooine.
Death Seed Plague
The Death Seed plague was a disease caused by parasitic drochs which caused necrosis of the skin and ultimately led to death.
Small mites that infest the body and cause irritation.
Rodian Dank was a highly contagious disease that affected the Rodian race. It could be transferred via bodily fluids, or even by breathing in the same area as an infected individual.
Knytix Pox was a disease communicated by the knytix insect of Thyferra. It was highly contagious, and could be acquired by simply breathing in a concentrated area of knytix.
Gamorrean Rot was a disease that originated on the planet Gamorr. It eventually mutated to affect non-Gamorrean races over time.
Bonadan Cough was a mildly contagious virus that originated from Bonadan. The ailment’s major symptoms included a hoarse cough and deep fatigue.
Cathor Fever was believed to have originated on the planet Ithor.
Container Taint was a general title given to any disease or affliction resulting from the consumption of spoiled or damaged food and/or beverages.
normally added to a drink to incapacitate someone
when inhaled, the poison usually makes the victim disorientated.
weakening poison gas
when inhaled, the poison weakens the overall strength of the victim.
when inhaled, will incapacitate the victim.
used to give assassins an edge, when the poison enters the blood stream it tightens the muscles and causes paralysis.
put in food and drink, this poison makes it’s victim very sick, and can kill.
similar to the deadly poison, only the poison is applied directly to the blood stream.
stilch gas is a poison that incapacitates.
when ingested, sponge powder causes damage to the internal organs of a victim before knocking them out due to dehydration.
A weak poison that is ingested. good for those who simply want to send a warning.
An ingested poison that attacks the lungs.
an inhaled poison that makes it difficult to breath.
when inhaled, causes a fever and hallucinations
an ingested poison that causes terrible sickness
a poison delivered directly to the blood stream and causes severe damage to the circulatory system
severely weakens a victim
A deadly poison used by most assassins.
Pantol spine Venom
A vicious poison that attacks the spine of a victim, or its equivalent.
a contact poison that causes severe rashes and sickness
an expensive but deadly poison.