|Übercharge grants Jarate and Bleed on hit for 8 seconds|
Instantly removes debuffs from patient
+20% heal rate
+20% Übercharge rate
-25% less max overheal
25% fire damage vulnerability on wearer
— Announcement of the replacement of the Private Practice by this weapon
The Cauterizer is a secondary weapon for the Medic. It is a black Kritzkrieg with a white question mark on it. The Cauterizer was a February 2012 Weapon of the Month.
This Cauterizer's Übercharge makes all damage dealt by your patient cause Bleeding and Jarate for 8 seconds, however, it does not make you or your patient invulnerable. This medigun also has a 20% faster heal and Übercharge rate, but has less max overheal and makes you more weak to fire damage.
Damage and function timesEdit
|Healing and function times|
|29 / s|
|86 / s|
|Effect duration||8 s|
|Charge fill speed (normal)||3% / s|
|1.5% / s|
|Maximum charge time (normal)||33.4 s|
- The Cauterizer was added as a replacement of the Private Practice, since it was not working as intended.