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Rotten flesh is dropped by all kinds of zombies, and zombie pigmen. Zombies drop from 0 to 2 units of rotten flesh, and zombie pigmen drop from 0 to 1. A single rotten flesh is also dropped by zombie horses, but they can only be summoned with commands.
Rotten flesh can be obtained as a "junk" item while fishing.
- See also: Hunger management
To eat rotten flesh, press and hold use while rotten flesh is selected in the hotbar.
Eating rotten flesh restores 4 () hunger and 0.8 hunger saturation, but has an 80% chance of inflicting food poisoning for 30 seconds (a Hunger effect). Drinking milk will end the food poisoning immediately.
Rotten flesh can be used to heal or breed tamed wolves without risk of food poisoning.
Cleric villagers buy 36-40 rotten flesh for an emerald as part of their first tier trades.
|Icon||Achievement||In-game description||Prerequisites||Actual requirements (if different)||Version restriction||Xbox points earned||Trophy type (PS)|
||Iron Belly||Stop starvation using Rotten Flesh||None||Eat a piece of rotten flesh.||Xbox & PS4||20G||Bronze|
|1.8||Added rotten flesh. Zombies and zombie pigmen now drop rotten flesh instead of feathers and cooked porkchops respectively.|
|1.0.0||Beta 1.9-pre2||Food poisoning can now be stopped by drinking milk.|
|1.2.5||Eating rotten flesh on peaceful mode will not cause food poisoning.|
|1.3.1||12w21a||Rotten flesh can now be found inside chests in desert temples or jungle temples.|
|1.7.2||13w36a||Rotten flesh can be obtained as one of the "junk" items by fishing.|
|1.8||Rotten flesh can now be traded with priest villagers.|
|Upcoming Pocket Edition|
|0.11.0||build 1||Added rotten flesh. Unlike the PC version, it will give the player poison instead due to lack of hunger. Only obtainable from killing zombies.|
|TU5||Added rotten flesh.|
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