The red text effect says "Better living through medical science" in Borderlands 3.

"Better living through medical science" is a red text modifier on weapons in Borderlands 3

Shield[edit]

Granted Effects[edit]

  • Drops Uppers, last for 8 seconds:
    • Effect: Increased move speed, fire rate, and health regeneration
    • Side Effect: Decreased damage, accuracy, and handling
  • Drops Downers, last for 8 seconds:
    • Effect: Increased damage, damage reduction, and reload speed
    • Side Effect: Constantly lose health