9 – Huperzine A

9 – Huperzine A


Huperzine- A is extracted from the chines club moss and is used for memory and learning enhancement. It is used by Alzheimer’s patients but also used for treating myasthenia gravis, a muscle disease. Huperzine-A works by blocking a neurotransmitter that breaks down acetylcholine much like the chive ingredient does in Aricept, a drug used to treat alzheimer’s.

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