Get a Boost to your Memory with PRL-8-53

PRL-8-53 is an investigational compound with supposed cognitive enhancing abilities. The compound is a derivative of phenylmethylamine and benzoic acid and has a chemical nomenclature of Methyl 3-[2-[benzyl(methyl)amino]ethyl]benzoate. It was developed and first synthesized in Creighton University by chemistry professor Nikolaus Hansl in the 1970s. PRL-8-53 was part of his research work on amino ethyl […]

NSI-189 – Effective in Stimulating New Neuron Stem Cells

NSI-189 is the company code given to an experimental and research compound developed by Neuralstem, Inc. This compound, which has a chemical nomenclature of (4-benzylpiperazin-1-yl)-[2-(3-methylbutylamino)pyridin-3-yl]methanone, is a type of cognitive enhancer derived from pyrazine and nicotinamide. In early studies, NSI-189 exhibited the ability to stimulate the growth of new neural stem cells both in vitro […]

Nootropic Properties of PEPA

PEPA, which is short for 4-[2-(Phenylsulphonylamino)ethylthio]-2,6-difluorophenoxyacetamide, is an investigational new medicine being studied for its potential as treatment for neurological and psychological disorders. It is a sulfonylamino compound that is classified as an ampakine based on its mechanism of action. PEPA induces positive improvements to the cognitive processes of the brain by modulating the AMPA […]

Flourenol – A Strong Eugeroic Nootropic

Flourenol is a compound currently being studied for its potential as a better wakefulness promoting agent than Modafinil. This alcohol compound derivative of flourene has been around for quite some time even being patented as, among all things, an insecticide in the late 1930s. Researchers and biochemists working for Cephalon, a US based biopharmaceutical company, […]

Brain Stimulating Effect of Ampakine CX-516

CX-516 is the company code given to an ampakine compound developed by Cortex Pharmaceuticals and collaboration with Shire Plc and Servier. Ampakines, which are positive allosteric modulators of AMPA glutameric receptors, are one of the more potent nootropic compounds available. Ampakines, like the cx-516 shows promise in clinical tests done on laboratory rats. Most of […]