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Elixir of Iron is a consumable item in League of Legends icon League of Legends. Level 9 required to purchase.

Cost Analysis

Gold Value
  • 300 health = 800 800.0001
    • Total Gold Value = 800 800.0001

Gold efficiency

  • After consuming Elixir of Iron Elixir of Iron, it becomes 160% gold efficient.

Similar items


  • Purchasing an Elixir prevents other Elixirs from being purchased for 5 seconds.
  • There is no limit to how many Elixirs can be in the inventory at a time (item slots permitting).
  • Only one Elixir effect may be active at a time. Consuming an Elixir will override the existing Elixir's buff, or refresh it if it is the same Elixir.
  • Elixirs are automatically consumed if the inventory is full upon being purchased.
    • This occurs even if the user is dead.
  • Consuming an Elixir while dead refreshes its buff duration until respawn.
    • The duration will not pause if the user dies while the buff is active.


  • Elixir of Iron Elixir of Iron is a great tool for initiators to ensure their team can follow up behind them with the path that grants bonus movement speed.
  • Elixirs are often purchased by champions once there are no remaining item slots from completing their item build; the elixir is automatically consumed if the inventory is full. Excess gold will accumulate even after the build is completed and that gold can be used to buy elixirs.
    • They do not have to be purchased in this manner however. Elixirs can be bought in the mid-game to give a temporary stat advantage for an important fight.

Old icons


  • Path of Iron has a similar effect to the removed Captain Captain enchantment.
Freljord Crest icon


Sound Effects


Patch History

  • Bug Fix: Buying multiple Elixirs no longer causes the cooldown timer to visually reset even if the cooldown was not incurred.
  • Updated icon.
  • Effect during elixir is no longer called Path of Iron.
  • Drinking a different Elixir will replace the existing one's effects.
  • New Effect: Can now be purchased and auto-consumed (full inventory) while dead. The duration will not begin until you spawn.
  • Cost increased to 500 Gold 500 from 400 Gold 400.
  • New Effect: Now grants 300 health.
  • Removed: No longer grants 25% slow resistance.
  • Bug Fix: Tenacity now correctly stacks multiplicatively.
V4.20 - Added
  • Requirement: Level 9 required to purchase.
  • Consume: Grants 25% increased size, slow resistance, Tenacity and Path of Iron for 3 minutes.
    • Path of Iron: Moving leaves a path behind that boosts allied champion's movement speed by 15%.


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