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HUPERZINE-A

Basic Information

Summary

A compound that is extracted from the herbs of Huperziceae family. Is known as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, which stops an enzyme from breaking down acetylcholine which results in increases in acetylcholine. Is currently in preliminary trials for Alzheimer's.

Nootropic

Nootropics, otherwise known as "Smart Drugs" or "Cognitive Enhancers," are substances that can improve cognitive function, memory, creativity, motivation and can also aid in decreasing anxiety.

Tentative

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Dose
Insufflted
Light50-75ug
Common75-150ug
Strong150ug-200ug.

Note: This substance is usually taken once a day, and is usually "cycled" off after 2-4 weeks. The optimal amount of time to break for in unknown as of yet. The doses are the same as for Oral.

Duration
Oral
Onset10-20 minutes
Duration8-14 hours
After-effects1-14 hours
Insufflated
Onset1-2 minutes
Duration6-12 hours
After-effects1-14 hours
Effects

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    Aliasesh-a
    AvoidAnticholinergic drugs, which include many first generation antihistamines. Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors. Cholinergic drugs. As it may add to the negative side-effects.
    See TripSit Wiki for more information about drug interactions

    Interactions

    No interaction information for HUPERZINE-A