Articles under Piracetam


  • The Racetam Nootropic Drugs

    The Racetam Nootropic Drugs The racetam class of drugs have been approved in Europe since the early 1970s, yet they are still not approved in the USA, and they are unlikely to be approved in the US now since their patents have long since expired. Some nutritional companies are attempting to offer racetams in the United States, but since they do not meet the DHSEA (dietary, healt...
  • Smart drugs and nutrients, an interview with Ward Dean, M.D.

    Smart drugs and nutrients, an interview with Ward Dean, M.D. Phil Micans interviews Dr. Ward Dean, who is perhaps best known to the public for his two best-selling books on ‘Smart Drugs & Nutrients’ (versions I and II) in the early 1990’s. Dr. Dean graduated from the US Military Academy at West Point in 1967, and served in the Infantry for six years, posted to both Airborne and Ranger forces. He obtained his medical degree from Han Yang University in Korea in 1978, and re...
  • Application of smart drugs - for enhanced health and longevity

    Application of smart drugs - for enhanced health and longevity Is the new film Limitless fiction or fact? ‘Limitless,’ the movie, is explained by the following synopsis. A young writer has been down-and-out on this luck for several years. He has writer’s block, thus he cannot complete his half-finished novel. He is threatened with eviction from his apartment, his girlfriend leaves him, and he mope...
  • Piracetam - The Original Nootropic

    Piracetam - The Original Nootropic It was originally used to treat motion sickness. (1) Between 1968 and 1972, however, there was an explosion of piracetam (PIR) research which uncovered its ability to facilitate learning, prevent amnesia induced by hypoxia and electroshock, and accelerate EEG return to normal in hypoxic animals. (1) By 1972 700 papers were published on PIR. (1) Yet already...
  • Anti-Depressive Procedures

    Anti-Depressive Procedures Ed.- Dr. Brown is one of the leading psychiatrists in New York and is a forthright and strong advocate of cutting-edge international pharmaceutical technology. He is also a regular author of innovative medical books both for the public and professional alike. His latest pennings are professional publications outlining the medical uses of several new products and protocols, the first is called Alternative Treatments in Psychiatry and published...
  • Beating Attention Deficit Disorder

      Beating Attention Deficit Disorder (or Nutrition and Nootropics For Focus & Attention) By James South MA   "Concentration" denotes the ability to sustain focused attention on a given object, external (such as people or rocks or colors), or internal (such as thoughts, feelings or sensations). The power of concentration also involves the ability to screen out irrelevant distractions that might divert or disrupt sustained, focused attention. Although animals ca...
  • Nootropics put your brain into overdrive

    Nootropics put your brain into overdrive Nootropics are low toxicity ‘smart drugs’ that boost brain activity and memory without affecting the nervous system. Some pharmaceuticals are called 'smart drugs' because of their ability to enhance the brain's function. Some smart drugs aren't a drug at all, they’re nutrients. A more accurate description of chemicals that can boost bra...
  • Nootropics - Reviewing The Smart-Drugs

    Nootropics - Reviewing The Smart-Drugs Over 30 years have passed since the "Nootropic Revolution" quietly began with the development of Piracetam (PIR) in the late 1960's. The second wave of this pharmacologic revolution occurred in the late 1970's with the development of Oxiracetam (OXR), Pramiracetam (PRM) and Aniracetam (ANR). The PIR-nootropics were revolutionary in at least two ways. They combined physiological and medical efficacy with a virtual absence of toxici...
  • The Bio-Markers Of Aging

    The Bio-Markers Of Aging Ed.- Dr. Krup is the medical director of the RejuvenAge Clinic in London's premier medical centre- Harley Street. She is board certified by A4M and is a keen advocate of Anti-Aging Medicine. She shall also be a speaker at the Third Monte Carlo Antiaging Conference ™, set for September 7-8, 2002 on the topic of; "The differences between a family practice and an anti-aging clinic." (Please see back page of this Bulletin for further details of th...
  • Successful Aging Results

    Successful Aging Results Ed.- Frank Shallenberger MD, has devoted his professional career to understanding the fundamentals of what keeps us well. To this end, he has used an approach in his medical practice for more than twenty years that integrates the best of alternative medicine with the best of conventional medicine. He is a pioneer in the clinical application of oxidative medicine, a new discipline that emphasizes the profound importance of oxygen and...
  • Introduction To Anti-Aging Medicine

    An Introduction To Anti-Aging Medicine "Human progress has never been achieved with unanimous consent. Those who are enlightened first are compelled to pursue the light in spite of others."Christopher Columbus (1492). "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."Margaret Mead "To grow old in a beautiful and dignified way is at the same time a science and an ...
  • Synergistic Program - Age Prevention

    What is the best way to tackle aging? How can we prevent aging’s annoyances from becoming disorders and diseases? We’ve done our best to simplify the answers for you by breaking down the protocols and products into 4 categories. We hope that you enjoy reading about this program and t...