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Golden Star balm
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General data
TypeInjury treatment
Weight0.1 kg
Grid size1x1
Use time7s
  • Removes: ContusionPain
    • Radiation Exposure for 400 seconds
  • Adds:
    • On Painkillers for 350 seconds
    • Contusion for 5 seconds
  • Buffs:
    • Increases hydration recovery for 5 seconds (+1 per second)
    • Increases energy recovery for 5 seconds (+1 per second)
  • Energy: -19
Loot experience250
Examine experience4

Golden Star balm (GoldenStar) is a Medical item in Escape from Tarkov.


Famous Vietnamese Golden Star Balm, also known as Cao Sao Vang is made from essential oils like Camphor, Menthol, Peppermint, Cajuput. Balm for external use: a small amount of it is applied to the sub-district and rubbing of the skin: for headache - the temples and the nape of the neck, with a cold - under the nostrils, the common cold - in the chest, back, abdomen, insect bites - on the place of bite. Precautions and special instructions: Intended for external use only.



  • In the USEC Camp


  • In the Crack House


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Ibuprofen painkillers
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Golden Star balm
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Pile of meds
Medstation level 3
1 h 55 min
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Propital regenerative stimulant injector

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