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Piracetam

Known as: Pyramem, Piracetam [Chemical/Ingredient], Pyracetam 
A compound suggested to be both a nootropic and a neuroprotective agent.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background: Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) are the mainstay of epilepsy treatment. Since 1989, 18 new AEDs have been licensed for… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Policy Points: Our study indicates that there are opportunities for cost savings in generic drug markets in Europe and the United… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Summary:  Purpose: Disabling myoclonus is the main symptom in long‐standing Unverricht–Lundborg disease (ULD), and levetiracetam… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A meta-analysis has been performed including nineteen double blind, placebo controlled studies with piracetam in patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background and Purpose In a prospective, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, it was investigated whether piracetam improves… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have previously shown that the novel anticonvulsant levetiracetam exerts potent anticonvulsant activity against both focal and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Background and Purpose Piracetam, a nootropic agent with neuroprotective properties, has been reported in pilot studies to… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The experimental antiepileptic drug, levetiracetam (UCB L059), a piracetam analogue has been investigated in photosensitive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Preclinical research suggests that piracetam (a nootropic drug) may improve cognitive functions, but previous studies have failed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In an attempt to gain some insight into possible approaches to reducing age-related memory disturbances, aged Fischer 344 rats… Expand
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