Applications of N-Acetyl L-Tyrosine

An n-acetyl l-tyrosine supplement is basically an acetylated form of the l amino acid, l-tyrosine. Supplementation with l-tyrosine is primarily aimed at raising the stores of dopamine and norepinephrine in the body. As with any other acetylated supplements, its manufacturers claim that adding n-acetyl increases the compound’s bioavility. L-tyrosine is one of the 22 amino […]

Pterostilbene – An Outstanding Antioxidant

There isn’t a compound that is more related in chemical terms to resveratrol. Pterostilbene gives a lot of neuroprotective advantages in addition to promoting cognition, as a nootropic. It is found in miniscule amounts in foods like grapes and blueberries. You may need to eat a whooping five hundred cartons of grapes before you can […]

Nootropics Review: Dihexa

Dihexa is a nooptropic and a small peptide created by scientists to help reverse certain cognitive consequences of potential trauma-based brain disorders and neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer’s through increased synaptogenesis. The drug is a stable derivative of angiotensin IV, a known peptide, that, when combined with certain analogs, is a precognitive agent that can […]

L-Tyrosine and L-Dopa: A Fair Comparison of Two Biological Compounds

L-Tyrosine and L-Dopa are two biological compounds that are often compared for their abilities to increase the dopamine levels in the central nervous system. While structurally different, L-Tyrosine is actually a precursor of L-Dopa, so the question as to which between these two compounds is better seemed inevitable. To make things simpler, L-Tyrosine is converted […]

Choline Bitartrate

Choline bitartrate is one of the supplement forms of choline, an essential water-soluble nutrient that is similar to the B-Complex vitamins. Choline supplementation is prescribed mainly for the treatment of a wide range of neurological diseases such as Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease, cerebral ataxia, and certain types of dementia. It is also used for the […]