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Piracetam

Basic Information

Summary

A racetam nootropic claimed by many to have cognitive benefits however this has never been strongly supported in healthy individuals. Prescribed in the UK as a treatment for myoclonus. Potentially an ampakine. One of the first popular 'nootropics.'

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.

Dose

Common:
Common1200-4800mg

Note: Doses are normally split up to be taken 3x a day.

Duration

All ROAs
Onset15-35 minutes
Duration3-6 hours
After-effects1-6 hours

Aliases

nootropil
lucetam
noostan
breinox
oikamid
geratam
biotropil

See TripSit Wiki for more information about drug interactions

Interactions

No interaction information for Piracetam