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What is the medical opinion of nootropics? Are there any that are recommended?
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
In brief: No
If there are any good research studies comparing patients on a brain-enhancing substance vs.
Patients on a placebo, that show any real-life brain improvements (not outweighed by the substance's side effects), then such a substance might be worthy of consideration. If no good human studies are done, then sales pitches and testimonials have nothing to stand on.

In brief: No
If there are any good research studies comparing patients on a brain-enhancing substance vs.
Patients on a placebo, that show any real-life brain improvements (not outweighed by the substance's side effects), then such a substance might be worthy of consideration. If no good human studies are done, then sales pitches and testimonials have nothing to stand on.
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