The 10 Best Nootropics For Depression in 2016

Nov 14

Nootropics for Depression Depression is a disorder caused by chronic stress and impaired neuroplasticity. Humans are well-adapted to brief intervals of stress. Stressful situations can even be beneficial; they get your heart rate up and your blood...

Key Factors That Regulate Neurogenesis

Nov 14

Historical Backdrop of Neurogenesis Neurogenesis has been a hot topic in neuroscience and psychiatry for decades now. The classical view of the brain is that it is static; you have all the neurons you'll ever have after adolescence and the brain...

Modafinil's Half-Life - What Your Mother Never Told You

Nov 9

Contrary to what's stated elsewhere, the elimination half-life of modafinil is about 15 hours. However, some sources quote the half-life as ~13 hours. The half-life of a drug is the amount of time it takes for the body to eliminate 50% of the drug...

Nuvigil vs Provigil - A Side-By-Side Comparison

Nov 9

Provigil vs Nuvigil aka Modafinil vs Armodafinil (Plain Text Version) Dosage Atypical dosage of modafinil is 200 mg verses 150 mg for armodafinil. Patients with narcolepsy can safely take up to 400 mg of modafinil in divided doses (Schwartz, 2003...

A Handy Modafinil Dosage Field Guide

Nov 9

The Standard Modafinil Dosage A standard modafinil (Provigil) dosage is 200 mg. Note that this differs from the standard armodafinil (Nuvigil) dosage of 150 mg. Less armodafinil is needed to produce the same effects because it's more potent and...

Modafinil vs Adderall - A Side-By-Side Comparison

Nov 7

Modafinil vs Adderall Summary So what are the key differences between modafinil vs Adderall? Adderall is comprised of mixed amphetamine salts. Amphetamines are an old-school drug with a well-characterized mechanism used by both Adolf Hitler and...