Entries by Phillip Johnson

Brain Health and Adderall

With finals rapidly approaching, students are looking for any means to improve their memory and concentration. Students who have issues focusing may find that nootropics are not enough and will turn to prescription strength study aids instead.  Unfortunately, some of these prescriptions come with unwanted side effects. Take Adderall, for example. Adderall works by stimulating […]

Is Sublingual Administration Safe for Nootropics?

Sublingual administration is one of many ways to take a supplement for maximum effect.  It is done by putting a supplement under the tongue and allowing it to diffuse into the bloodstream through the mucous membrane beneath the tongue.  Taking substances this way can lead to faster effects because they go straight into the bloodstream […]

ALCAR Benefits

Choline is an essential nutrient that serves as both a nootropic supplement and an athletic performance enhancer.  Choline supplements cause the release of acetylcholine, which improves memory and mood as well as allowing better communication between nerve cells and muscle cells. Since choline has multiple benefits, it makes sense to use as a dietary supplement.  […]

Custom Acetylcholine Enhancing Stack

This is a post sent in to us by Eric Balaster of Pure Nootropics. I thank him for taking the time to write this. Opinions expressed are those of the author. Most beginners to nootropics typically start with one of two combinations. The first is caffeine and L-theanine, which has a variety of studies that […]

How to Make your own Neurochill to Save Money

Nootropics that offer relaxation and anti-stress benefits are as popular as nootropics that give you a superhuman brain boost. The reason is simple – we all want to be able to calm down. There are individual nootropics like l-theanine or 5-htp that can reduce stress on their own, but Neurochill, a blend from MindNutrition, is […]

The Poor Man’s Nootropic Stack

If you’re a college student or fresh graduate, you’re probably on a limited budget and don’t have a lot of money to spend on nootropics. However, your mental performance shouldn’t suffer just because you’re tight on cash. In fact, with long nights studying and stressful exams, you could probably use a boost more than most […]

Top Nootropics: Discover the Top 10 Nootropics

Top Nootropics Reviewed Nootropics. Weird name, right? Believe it or not, you may have used a nootropic before without even knowing it! If you work in a competitive business or are in college, chances are you’ve taken caffeine either in coffee, energy drinks, or supplement form. Caffeine is the world’s most widely-used and recognized nootropic. Of […]

How to Increase Focus and Memory: Pramiracetam

Television. Internet. Radio. Magazines. Newspapers. In today’s world, we are constantly barraged with media. So much media, in fact, that it can be difficult to focus at all. If you’ve ever struggled to focus or to remember information, read on to learn more about Pramiracetam, a nootropic that shows promise in supporting focus and memory. […]

Caffeine Extraction 101

Say you are looking to add a little caffeine into a drink or even into a cake or anything else for that matter. Sounds awesome, right? With a little know-how, it is easy. Here we look at two caffeine extraction methods. Both these articles have excellent information on two completely different methods of extracting caffeine […]