smart drug


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smart drug

n.
Any of a variety of substances, including certain vitamins, herbs, and prescription drugs, reputed to improve such mental functions as memory and alertness or to lessen or prevent damage to brain cells.

nootropic

adjective Referring to a nootropic agent.
 
noun Any agent—drug, functional food, nutraceutical or nutritional supplement—which is thought to improve mental function, including attention, cognition, concentration, memory or motivation, allegedly by increasing the availability of neurotransmitters, enzymes or hormones, and by increasing O2 delivery or stimulating neural activity.

There is little clinical evidence that most agents advertised as nootropics actually work as advertised.
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Provigil, a Nootropic or Smart drug by Shopmedpills is an absolutely safe product with no reports of hazardous side effects till date but you might be naturally allergic to certain things present in almost any product.
Smart drugs come in many forms and start from general food-stuffs, to herbal medicines, to prescription drugs, but can be loosely defined as "chemical substances that enhance cognition and memory or facilitate learning.
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But what we've found also holds promise for smart drug delivery targeting cancer or other diseases," the researcher said.
Many smart drug candidates use monoclonal antibodies from mice as their targeting agent.
The smart drug not only prevents the spread of the cancer but its side effects are much less severe, experts at the American Society for Clinical Oncology have been told.
The smart drug not only prevents the spread of breast cancer but its side effects are much less severe, experts at the American Society for Clinical Oncology heard.
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