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Phosphatidylcholine (PC), not to be confused with phosphatidylserine (another nootropic), is most commonly extracted from sunflower or soy lecithin. In mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease, Phosphatidylcholine improves memory [1] and function of acetylcholine, a critical brain neurotransmitter. In the same models, deficiency of PC leads to increased rates of nerve degeneration.

The main dietary source of PC is unprocessed lecithin

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Many new nootropics users struggle with the fact that Adrafinil may not be working for them as intended. It is a common scenario that many excited users run into. They often get hyped up by friends and forums that rave about the beneficial nootropic effects of adrafinil. Later, after trying it, the user may become very disappointed and may start

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Piracetam is one of the oldest, most studied and safest of the nootropic class of drugs. As the first racetam discovered by Dr. Corneliu Giurgea (famed for not only discovering the first classical racetams but coining the term nootropic and devising the first criteria for what a nootropic compound is or does). It’s generally the first compound that is suggested

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As most of you know, laws differ from country to country. We carry many products and some may be not fit for import into some countries. Also, several countries have several of our products listed as a prescription only import. We constantly review this list to add any updates available.  Major customer locations are listed below; nations with poor credit

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Well, it is yet another year and another new list of the top nootropics has been released, the top nootropics in 2016. This list has been carefully created by Peak Nootropics staff based on the data from our top selling products as well as from external trends we have observed. Like in previous years, efficacy, tolerability and price are the

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If you are curious as to whether nootropics are past their sell-by-date, you only have to take a look at the search term “nootropics” on Google Trends to see that people’s interest in these cognitive health supplements is far from declining.

While government’s across the globe are reluctant to pump vast sums into researching their potential cognitive health abilities, one scientist from

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WHAT IS A STACK

Most people who utilize nootropic supplements for cognitive enhancement choose 2 or more compounds that they combine to increase the effects of each through synergy. This is called “stacking.” In a case like this you end up with a situation where the whole is greater than the sum of it’s parts. Some of the simplest possible nootropic

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Joe Rogan is a large advocate of ‘Alpha-Brain’, a strongly marketed brain supplement which is depicted as an optimizer, staving off memory issues and improving memory in healthy individuals. Alpha Brain and other nootropics are also being discussed on MMA forums. So what are the benefits of nootropics to MMA fighters and do they actually carry any benefits

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Phenylpiracetam, also known as Carphedon and Phenotropil, is an analogue of the classic nootropic compound piracetam. The compound possesses the same 2-oxo-pyrillidinone skeleton that all racetams share. The only real difference between it and it’s parent compound piracetam is the addition of a phenyl chain.  In addition to making it much stronger at lower doses it’s also reportedly more

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GETTING THE MOST OUT OF BIO-HACKING WITH COGNITIVE TRACKING

If you’re looking to get into the field of cognitive enhancement the best way to take advantage of the tricks and tools at the bio-hacker’s fingertips is to make sure you’re educated before you take the plunge. Many people consider using nootropics as their “secret weapon” for sharpening their gray matter. Before

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