Product Information

Product NamePiracetam
Structure
Cas NO7491-74-9
Molecular Weight142.158
Molecular formulaC6H10N2O2
Therap.Cat : Neuroprotective Agents
Drugs intended to prevent damage to the brain or spinal cord from ischemia, stroke, convulsions, or trauma.

Nootropic Agents
Drugs used to specifically facilitate learning or memory, particularly to prevent the cognitive deficits associated with dementias.

Piracetam is a compound suggested to be both a nootropic and a neuroprotective agent. Piracetam is a nootropic drug in the racetams group, with chemical name 2-oxo-1-pyrrolidine acetamide. It shares the same 2-oxo-pyrrolidone base structure with pyroglutamic acid. Piracetam is a cyclic derivative of GABA.