Piracetam, being plagiaristic form of GABA, it made a huge rage when it was first launched in Belgium in 1960s. it became popular for being packed with many advantages and little side-effects and that too at generic affordable price. It have everything to be an ideal recreational smart drug.
To explain Piracetam in simple term, it is a nootropic with low contagiousness and insolubility levels. Ever since its effectiveness has been put to work in the treatment of ischemia, cognitive impairment, stroke, and dementia is acknowledged widely. It also contributes to the cognition enhancement of dyslexic and dyspraxiac children. In other uses, it is also used to heal those patients who are going through Down syndrome, by effectively pacing down natural aging of brain. And also, it is also being prescribed to those patients who have hard time overcoming depression, anxiety and alcohol abuse.
What about benefits and mechanism?
Scientist and researches are still finding their ways to break down the mechanism of Piracetam, and still haven’t found anything substantial. And with that been said, it can neither be termed as sedative or stimulant but capable of causing excellent cognitive abilities.
In researches it is said to be pace up then membrane fluidity. The general assumption said to be that the Piracetam influences the AMPA and NMDA receptor sites, which are like blessing when it comes to learning and memorizing processes.
It also activates acetylcholine, which amplify the brain’s functionality to inhale more oxygen that results in improved blood flow.
And with its ability to felicitating fluidity, that results in well improved flow of neurotransmitters which improve your motor skills, much beneficial for sports kid and those who live an active life.
Other then better cognitive skills, person be more able to focus and also be prompt at his reflexes.
In the most accident cases, when brain suffers from traumatic impact, Piracetam have proven to be more effective in healing process.
It is indeed helpful in dealing with aging effect on the brain, whether you have Down syndrome of not. As we age, we being more prone to some cognitive and brain disabilities like amnesia, where we have hard time to recall any memory.
Although doses are kept in mind to be universal to every class but dose of 400mg Piracetam taken thrice a day is sufficient for most of people. It is still suggested to be consulting your doctor for precise dose well sufficient for you.
Some possible Side effects:
As being popular for being less treacherous, it still can cause some side-effects being a medicine. Medical case history, some allergic reactions caused by the ingredients included in it, and also overdose of Piracetam cause some attempt to be superpower consuming more than its prescribed. And like we mentioned, it caused less side-effects compare to its other counterparts in the market, some side effects like headaches, nausea, fatigue, insomnia, gastrointestinal issues, depression, weight increase, hyperkinesia, sleepiness, shakiness, headaches, and nervousness can be caused by Piracetam.
Conclusion to that, Piracetam is great if it taken in prescribed quantity to get desired benefits.