My specialty is a radscorpion venom casserole. It's a more appetizing than it sounds! The venom has a sharp, smokey flavor, and it numbs your mouth so fierce you'll forget you ever had a tongue! It's perfectly safe, long as you don't have sores in your mouth for the venom to find your blood. 'Cause that'll kill you dead.”— Ruby Nash, Fallout: New Vegas
This item heals 1 hit point of health per second for 30 seconds, and doses the person with 3 rads, making it a fairly useful food item - especially for characters with high Survival skill. This is also very useful for players in hardcore mode, as it removes a large amount of Starvation.
Effects of Survival skill
|10||+1 Hit Point, -120 Starvation||60||+2 Hit Point, -220 Starvation|
|20||+1 Hit Point, -140 Starvation||70||+2 Hit Point, -240 Starvation|
|30||+1 Hit Point, -160 Starvation||80||+2 Hit Point, -260 Starvation|
|40||+1 Hit Point, -180 Starvation||90||+2 Hit Point, -280 Starvation|
|50||+2 Hit Point, -200 Starvation||100||+3 Hit Point, -300 Starvation|
- Note: radiation levels are not affected by the Survival skill level.
- It can be made by Ruby Nash (found in Primm) in exchange for Radscorpion poison glands, after starting the unmarked quest, Gland for Some Home Cooking.
- There are two on the table in the Nash Household.
- There is one on the table in the westernmost Primm house on the outskirts of Primm.