Smarter Better Faster is the most comprehensive nootropics book on the planet. It is the culmination of nearly a decade of nootropics usage by Ryan Michael Ballow, the founder of the Cortex stack, and nootropics enthusiast, all structured in an easily digestible, powerfully actionable book. Learn the best nootropic combinations, stacking strategies, and nootropics protocols in the world.
WATCH THE TRAILER
- The main function of this book
SECTOR 1: NOOTROPICS PRIMER:
- How nootropics work
- The primary neuro-chemicals that nootropics target
- Other chemical modulations nootropics target
- How long do nootropics take to work
- What sectors of mental functionality do nootropics improve
- Who uses nootropics
- What to expect from the sectors ahead
SECTOR 2: SURGICAL NOOTROPICS FOR MENTAL DOMINANCE
- Choline sources
- Uridine monophosphate
- Surgical Uridine monophosphate stacks
- The Mr. Happy Stack
- Taking Uridine monophosphate by itself
- The AACT stack
- The Piracetam/Caffeine/Theanine protocol
- Surgical Oxiracetam stacks
- Oxiracetam additions, strategies, and discussion
- ALCAR/Racetam stacks
- Huperzine A
- Huperzine A dosing directions
- Shankhpushpi/Artichoke Extract Stack
- Dose, directions, and caveats of PRL-8-53
- Stacking PRL-8-53
- The ANR Micro Protocol
- Surgical Aniracetam Stacks
- The TAU Limitless Stack
- Surgical Theacrine Stacks
- General Phenylpiracetam notes
- Surgical Phenylpiracetam stacks
- The Noopept/Choline/ALCAR stack
- Noopept/Oxiracetam/CDP Choline/Vinpocetine Stack
- Noopept Nasal Spray
- The Afinils
- Surgical Modafinil protocols
- Microdosing Modafinil
- Microdose Modafinil/Caffeine protocol
- The ALA/Uridine/ALCAR power stack
- Pre-made Nootropic stacks
- Tranquility nootropics
- Sublingual liquid L-Theanine protocol
- Surgical tranquility nootropic stacks
SECTOR 3: NOOTROPICS QUESTIONS ANSWERED
- The elephant in the room: should I cycle nootropics
- Can I mix racetams?
- Do I really need a choline source with racetams?
- What if nootropics give me brain fog?
- Are nootropics cheating?
- What gear do I need to make my own capsules?
- Who are the most reputable, trustable, nootropics vendors?
- What aren’t nootropics working for me?
- Am I feeling placebo or the nootropic?
- Are nootropics safe to take everyday?
- What are the best online nootropics communities?
- How much should I spend per month on nootropics?
SECTOR 4: NOOTROPICS PHILOSOPHY
- Taking nootropics to optimize a system, for a task
- Taking nootropics that have residual effects
- Taking less nootropics over time
- Subtle nootropics that truly optimize brain physiology
- Finding your sweet spot
- Final word