Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for potion in Minecraft is shown below:
When Minecraft updated to version 1.13, a changed dubbed "The Flattening" was introduced. In "The Flattening", numerical IDs and item data was removed, and some item IDs were changed to make them more logical - Potion was one of the many items that had their IDs changed.
For this reason, if you're playing on a Minecraft version below 1.13 (1.12, 1.8, 1.7), you should use what we've named a legacy ID for this item. The legacy ID for potion is:
Potion has a data value of 0. You will need to add this to commands, along with its legacy item ID (below), to spawn it.
Items from earlier versions of Minecraft were assigned a numerical ID - a unique number to represent it.
The numerical ID for Potion is:
The Potion item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.
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This is the default item that is used for potions in Minecraft. Potions can be consumed to give potion effects, both good and bad.
|Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below)||minecraft:potion|