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Phenylpiracetam is a Russian nootropic developed in the early 1980’s. In Russia it is known as Carphedon or Phenotropil and is administered as a prescription drug. Initially it was designed to be a nootropic that would also improve physical stamina. Phenylpiracetam is structurally identical to. Piracetam save for a phenyl group added by adding a phenyl group to the

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The brain is the central processing unit for the entire body as well as the seat of consciousness. As such, it is an incredibly sophisticated organ that manages to translate electrical impulses and chemical reactions into the vast array of human experience, behavior and cognition. The brain contains literally billions of neurons, or “brain cells.” Neurons communicate with each other

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Probably the most well-known type of nootropics are the cholinergic supplements, especially the racetam family. Cholinergics aren’t the only class of mechanism of action for nootropics by a long shot. Most always, nootropics affect the functioning of one or more neurotransmitter systems or specific subreceptors. AMPAkines are in some cases some of the most potent of all the different > View article

One of the most well known and loved of all the classes and categories of nootropics is of course the racetam family of cholinergics. This is at least in part due to the fact that the racetams (especially the three classic racetams, piracetam, aniracetam and oxiracetam) are some of the safest and most widely studied of all the true nootropics.

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Aniracetam was the second racetam developed by Dr. Corneliu Giurgea after piracetam. Piracetam, which began it’s life as a cyclic derivative of the primary inhibitory neurotransmitter GABA was modified in the 70’s to create the related racetam, aniracetam. Oddly enough, there are studies that may suggest that aniracetam itself may not

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Aniracetam is an analog of the classic cognitive enhancing supplement, piracetam. Piracetam was originally discovered by Belgian neuropharmacologist Dr. Corneliu Giurgea in the early 1970’s.   Aniracetam was initially discovered later in the 70’s by the Belgian pharmaceutical company Hoffman-La Roche. Aniracetam is in fact, the second of the racetams developed.

 

Aniracetam is

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