Phenylpiracetam Dosage

Using the correct phenylpiracetam dosage is crucial to its success.  Phenylpiracetam is a nootropic belonging to the Racetam drug class and originally derived from its parent molecule Piracetam with the inclusion of Phenyl group molecules to its existing structure.  Phenylpiracetam is almost sixty times more potent from its older form, Piracetam. Its half-life is about 3-5 hours.

It is a very strong Nootropic supplement known to enhance capacity for information retention in organic cases of memory failure, works as an antidepressant and anti-amnesic drug in some and also helps with attention and anticonvulsant properties.

Who Should Take it?

For those looking for enhanced memory and recollecting capacity, the drug is very efficient.

Many athletes use it as a pre-workout supplement for enhanced performance, and hence the drug is also banned by the WADA or the World Anti-Doping Agency.

For those with ADHD, the drug also holds a strong promise for helping with concentration and focus because it can help to reduce nervousness and jitters.

People who want to increase tolerance towards cold and excessive stress. It improves the body’s response to environmental stressors.

Phenylpiracetam Dosage Recommendations

There is no formally established recommendation for the dosage of Phenylpiracetam. Most adult users consume about 100-300 grams. Many reviews claim that the ideal amount to consume is 50 – 100 grams twice a day, although results vary from person to person.

Do not take the supplement before bedtime as it can lead to insomnia. The best time to take the dose is once in the morning and the next one, post lunch.

If you are thinking about any nootropic drugs for young children or teenagers, it is highly advisable to consult your doctor first. Each case is unique and requires special attention. It is best to not rely on commonsensical understanding and other sources of knowledge.

If you are a new user or you are consuming the nootropic drug for the first time, then it is ideal to begin with the lowest dose possible. Nootropic drugs can have side effects too so it is always advisable to begin with the lowest dose and to keep a close check yourself for any such side effects.

It has also been reported that Phenylpiracetam is a drug that our body builds tolerance for very quickly, making the drug quite ineffective for consuming for a longer period of time. What you could do is use it in a cycle, where you take the drug for a week and take a gap from consuming it for the following week. The problem would otherwise be that you may have to begin higher doses of the drug if you are not keeping an eye on the tolerance build up.

You could reserve the drug for occasional usage, which means that you take the drug only when you really need it, instead of consuming it on a daily basis as a brain booster.

Possible Side Effects…

Alike most Nootropic drugs, Phenylpiracetam may have side effects like nausea, stomach ache and loose motion. You may also experience episodes of gastro-intestinal upset. The most common report includes headache as the drug increases the demand of acetylcholine in the brain. But this can be reduced by taking a supplement for Choline.

Nicole Sanders

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