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Philosopher's Stone is needed by Alchemists to perform Transmutations. It may be replaced by any Alchemist's Stone (see below) for that purpose.


This item is crafted by alchemists with a skill level of 200; taught by [Recipe: Philosopher's Stone].

Materials needed
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4x [Iron Bar]
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1x [Black Vitriol]
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4x [Purple Lotus]
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4x [Firebloom]

The recipe is sold by Alchemist Pestlezugg <Alchemy Supplies> in Tanaris for 80s.


  • The Stone must be in the Alchemist's inventory before a transmutation can be performed, and is not consumed by the transmutation. Most transmutations have a long cooldown (48 hours). Multiple Stones do not allow an Alchemist to perform more rapid transmutations.

Patch changes

  • Patch 1.2.0 (patch date:2004-12-18): Effects have been changed. 

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