Insanity, also known as descent into madness,[1][2] was an enchantment spell that drove a subject permanently insane.


The enchanted creature was under the constant effect of a confusion, causing them to act and erratically.

The insanity spell could not be removed with remove curse, but only with greater restoration, limited wish, miracle, and wish.[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Richard Baker (1996). Player's Option: Spells & Magic. (TSR, Inc), p. 154. ISBN 0-7869-0394-5.
  2. Skip Williams (2000). Conversion Manual. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 15.
  3. Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, Skip Williams (July 2003). Player's Handbook 3.5 edition. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 244. ISBN 0-7869-2886-7.