Picamilon

PicamilonBackground Picamilon, also known as N-nicotinoyl-GABA, nicotinyl-gamma-aminobutyric acid, pycamilon, and pikamilon, is a great nootropic drug formed by a synthetic combination of niacin molecule (vitamin B1) and GABA. It is a naturally occurring or synthetic substance that inhibits or retards oxidation reactions. This supplement is most commonly used to specifically facilitate learning or memory, particularly…

The Connection Between Neuroscience and Love Explained

Neuroscience and Love Explained Wendy Yoder Ph.D. Neuroscientist Background The desire to fall in love is a universal characteristic. Unfortunately, myriad obstacles frequently hinder or otherwise disrupt the underlying neurochemical pathways necessary for emotional intimacy and romantic attachment. As a consequence, adverse physiological and psychological symptoms frequently manifest, resulting in progressive, often debilitating mental health…

Vitamin B8

InositolBackground Inositol, at times referred to as vitamin B8, is a small molecule structurally similar to glucose that is involved in cellular signalling. Inositol is also most popularly known as Myo-inositol. This natural nootropic compound is found in a number of foods such as grains, nuts, beans, and fruits but it is also produced by…

Vitamin B6

Vitamin B6Background Vitamin B6, (pyridoxine, pyridoxal, and pyridoxamine), is a water soluble vitamin included in the vitamin B complex family.[1] Vitamin B6, which is also known with some other names as pyridoxine, pyridoxamine, pyridoxal, pyridoxal phosphate, pyridoxal-5′-phosphate and PLP,  is used in producing a necessary coenzyme in the body.[ 2] Being a nootropic supplement, vitamin…

Vitamin B12

Vitamin B12Background Vitamin B12, also called cobalamin, is a water-soluble vitamin that plays essential roles in nervous system function, in red blood cell formation, and is involved in the metabolism of every cell of the human body. It is a cofactor in DNA synthesis, and in both fatty acid and amino acid metabolism.[1] Unfortunately 40%…

Vitamin B5

Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5)Background Vitamin B5, also called Pantothenic acid (a B vitamin), is a water-soluble vitamin. Vitamin B5 is important for the synthesis of acetylcholine (ACh), adequate levels of which can increase focus, memory, learning, and reduce brain fog.[1] Humans require Vitamin B5 to synthesize coenzyme-A (CoA) and also to synthesize and metabolize proteins,…

Vitamin B3

Niacin / Nicotinimide (Vitamin B3)Background Vitamin B3, also called as niacin, is an important water-soluble vitamin which is third of eight B-Vitamins.  It was discovered in 1937 and as a result it became possible to relieve of pellagra, a niacin deficiency disease that causes horrible skin lesions, diarrhea, dementia, and sometimes even death.[1] Now Vitamin…