"As a joke we now call mildronate ‘the Sharaponate.’"
The UK Transhumanist Party calls for nootropics, or "smart drugs," to be exempted from an upcoming ban on psychoactive substances.
After a battle with Lyme disease, Steve Cronin turned himself into a smart drug guinea pig.
And has no preponderance for side effects.
As the demand for cognitive enhancements expands, nootropics have grown from the stuff of internet-driven self-experimentation to an expanding sector in the massive supplements market.
A new EU project saw a panel including David Nutt discuss smart drugs, immoral molecules, and the ethics of brain boosting.