aniracetam


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aniracetam

A lipid-soluble ampakine and nootropic-type racetam used in Japan and Europe, which allegedly enhances long-term potentiation and long-term memory in AMPA-receptor-rich neurons. It has been tested in animals, Alzheimer's patients and temporarily impaired healthy subjects, but is not FDA-approved.
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One study compared HM with another stronger nootropic compound Aniracetam.
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Aniracetam reversed learning and memory deficits following prenatal ethanol exposure by modulating functions of synaptic AMPA receptors.
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Presently, the allopathic system of medicine principally relies on nootropic agents, such as piracetam, aniracetam, fosracetam, nefiracetam, etc.