Iguana bits are a consumable item in Fallout: New Vegas.
Iguana bits restore 5 Hit Points at the expense of increasing radiation count by 3. They are commonly found on dinner plates all across the wasteland, from the various food vendors, or simply laying on the floor.
Survival skill effect
|10||+1 Hit Point for 5s||-30 Starvation|
|20||+1 Hit Point for 5s||-35 Starvation|
|30||+1 Hit Point for 5s||-40 Starvation|
|40||+1 Hit Point for 5s||-45 Starvation|
|50||+2 Hit Point for 5s||-50 Starvation|
|60||+2 Hit Point for 5s||-55 Starvation|
|70||+2 Hit Point for 5s||-60 Starvation|
|80||+2 Hit Point for 5s||-65 Starvation|
|90||+2 Hit Point for 5s||-70 Starvation|
|100||+3 Hit Point for 5s||-75 Starvation|
- Note: Radiation is not affected by Survival skill level.
- Despite this item being plentiful around the wasteland, live iguanas are never seen in any Fallout game.
- The base model for iguana bits is used for several other consumables, including blood sausage and Mushroom Cloud.