Health Effects of Mucuna Pruriens (L-DOPA)

Mucuna pruriens is yet another of the lesser known herbal supplements available today. Most of those supplementing with mucuna pruriens do so based on the thinking that it can increase libido and enhance sexual potency. It is also believed to have the capacity to increase testosterone and human growth hormone levels in the body, making it […]

Uridine – An Essential Nootropic with Immense Benefits

Uridine is a type of nucleoside and along with adrenosine, guanine, and cytidine, is one of the four basic components of ribonucleic acid (RNA). There are rich food sources of Uridine and these food sources include beer, porcine and bovine liver, fish, mushrooms, broccoli, Chinese cabbage, parsley, oats, and baker’s yeast. The cognitive processes within […]

How and Why To Stack Nootropics

How and Why To Stack Nootropics “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” -Aristotle OK, Aristotle wasn’t actually talking about nootropic stacks, but the wisdom certainly applies. Nootropics that work well on their own can become great when properly combined; combining nootropics, known as “stacking,” can really maximize the benefits of all […]

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 […]

Oxiracetam: A Better Known Stimulant Among Racetam Nootropics

Oxiracetam is a cognitive enhancing agent from the racetam class of nootropics. It is one of the more popular and preferred cognitive enhancers from the racetam family primarily because of its effectiveness and very low toxicity profile. Oxiracetam gives the user the basic benefits from supplementation with racetams such as improved memory, learning skills, and […]