Adrafinil is a synthetic nootropic supplement that acts as a stimulant in the central nervous system. It has a tendency to increase mental energy and prevent sleep, but does not cause… 579 more words
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Most drugs used for nootropic purposes are far different from drugs that are used recreationally. However, a handful of substances with “no accepted medical use” in countries like the United States hold great promise as cognitive enhancers. 13 more words
Note: This was originally published on my work blog.
After seven months of work, my research on cognitive enhancement drugs (CEDs) in IT finally published… 381 more words
Research supporting the use of cognitive enhancement in healthy people is, at best, inconclusive. But it’s easy to imagine a scenario in which some type of cognitive enhancement is effective at maximizing executive function and working memory with little to no negative impact. 113 more words
The concept of “nootropic” substance – that is, a drug that enhances memory and cognition – was developed by Corneliu E. 19 more words