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GABA

GABA
To neuroscientists, GABA is known as an important neurotransmitter that mediates between the brain and the nervous system, thus regulating their communication. By either reducing or completely inhibiting hyperactivity of nerve cells, GABA influences the way human beings think, feel, and behave. Summary However, what’s clearly understandable to scientists may not be so obvious to laymen. As always when it comes...

Phenylethylamine

Phenylethylamine
Phenylethylamine is an amino group that acts as a neurotransmitter in our body. It occurs naturally in our body and it affects dopamine and serotonin. Because of this ability, Phenylethylamine is believed to help with treating depression and other similar conditions. At the moment, a lot of people are using it as a supplement for boosting their attitude and some...

Mucuna Pruriens

Mucuna Pruriens
Mucuna Pruriens is also known as Velvet Bean. It grows on the trees native to tropical Asia and Africa and it’s effects on the human body place it into the Nootropic and Aphrodisiac categories. It is a very popular Indian medicinal plant as part of the Ayurveda – ancient traditional medicine. Velvet Bean contains a significant amount of L-DOPA and...

5-HTP

5-HTP Effects
5-HTP is yet another chemical compound which belongs to the group of amino acids. It has a variety of benefits for us. It is also known as oxitriptan – a naturally occurring amino acid responsible for serotonin synthesis. Let’s see what 5-HTP is, how it works and what are the benefits of using it. By the end of this article...