Anti-Oxidants

PQQ

Pyrroloquinoline quinone (PQQ) is a molecule that acts as an antioxidant [1] and exerts neuroprotective effects on adult humans [2]. As a result of improving mitochondrial function, there are a host of downstream benefits as well. Although pyrroloquinoline quinone can…
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Theobromine

Compared with caffeine, theobromine is less stimulating and does not routine improve mood [2], but other benefits for the brain may include enhanced blood flow and oxygenation to the brain in addition to long-term antioxidant properties [3]. The best way…
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L-Carnitine

L-Carnitine

L-carnitine and the related Acetyl-L-Carnitine (ALCAR) are both useful in protecting the brain and body. L-carnitine has a strong antioxidant profile that can help protect the brain from free radicals [1]. Supplementation also increases focus and attention in some patients…
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Quercetin

Quercetin

Like most other bioflavonoids, quercetin is an antioxidant and has cancer preventing properties [1], but the scientific evidence does not point to any significant benefit taking this antioxidant alone. What quercetin lacks alone, it makes up for as a synergistic…
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Piperine

Last updated: January 13, 2017 Piperine does little by itself, but is specifically well-known and used because it inhibits specific enzymes that detoxify the body and slow the glucuronidation process [1]. This translates to increased absorption of certain nutrients such…
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CoQ10

CoQ10

Humans create CoQ 10 in our bodies, but supplementation can help to reduce inflammation [1], increase blood flow in the brain and body [2], and help improve mood and quality of life [3]. CoQ10 is also a powerful anti-oxidant that…
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Taurine

Taurine

Last updated: March 21, 2017 Besides these benefits for the brain, this acid has a notable benefit for increasing blood flow in healthy adults [1] and it can enhance athletic performance in some endurance and long-distance athletes [2]. Also Known As…
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