Best Natural Nootropics of 2018 based on market sales, polls, and other consumer data. This is my retake and thoughts on the list, as a returning customer for 2 years.
With so many ways to enhance your brain function, many of which have significant risks, it is most important to look at nootropics on a case-by-case basis. Here’s a list of 9 nootropics, and my thoughts on each of them.
Nootropics are drugs, supplements and other substances believed to enhance brain power. There are nootropics designed to boost memory, concentration, motivation and even happiness. The term encompasses a number of substances, both natural and synthesised, over the counter and prescription, legal and illegal. The common kitchen spice turmeric can be a nootropic, but so can Ritalin and even LSD.
Melatonin is a hormone produced by the brain’s pineal gland. It plays several roles in the body, including helping to regulate blood pressure, boost immune function, and manage cortisol levels.
In a fast, competing world, it’s only natural to want to strive for more. When it comes to cognitive enhancement, you often hear of Adderall. Here is a few other alternatives to consider.
Your brain is always “on.” It takes care of your thoughts and movements, your breathing and heartbeat, your senses — it works hard 24/7, even while you’re asleep. This means your brain requires a constant supply of fuel. That “fuel” comes from the foods you eat — and what’s in that fuel makes all the difference.
Remember all the notes following descriptions of Fasoracetam when it was first coming around as a “potential ADHD treatment”, but the FDA delaying approval, and being stuck at stage 3 trials for what seems like 20 years? Check this out. It seems to have finally received the FDA’s approval as a “non-stimulant ADHD Treatment”
A brilliant talk by Dr. Neal Barnard that’s important & useful for anyone. In his TEDx talk, he talks about power foods for the brain & the smart choices we can, and should, apply today.
Whether you’ve just come across the term ‘Nootropics’ and wondering what the hell it means, or you’ve been supplementing with them for a long time already, the following guide is insightful for both cases.