Returns cooldown information about an arbitrary item

See also Item functions.


start, duration, enable = GetItemCooldown(itemID) or GetItemCooldown("itemName") or GetItemCooldown("itemLink")


  • itemID - An item's ID (number)
  • itemName - An item's name (string)
  • itemLink - An item's hyperlink, or any string containing the itemString portion of an item link (string)


  • start - The value of GetTime() at the moment the cooldown began, or 0 if the item is ready (number)
  • duration - The length of the cooldown, or 0 if the item is ready (number)
  • enable - 1 if a Cooldown UI element should be used to display the cooldown, otherwise 0. (Does not always correlate with whether the item is ready.) (number)