Alpha GPC is a cholinergic compound found in the brain and is a precursor to creating acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is one of the most important neurotransmitters in the brain that impacts memory, learning, attention and alertness.
Alpha GPC provides some additional advantages by increasing acetylcholine in the central nervous system and seems to be the more efficient choline precursor because of its bioavailability (1).
Alpha GPC Choline is a cholinergic compound found in the brain and a precursor to creating acetylcholine. Alpha GPC increases acetylcholine in the central nervous system and is an extremely efficient choline precursor because of its bioavailability (2).
Acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter in the parts of the brain that impact memory and learning, attention, and alertness –making it one of the most beneficial neurotransmitter compounds for overall cognitive function and brain health (3).
Supplementing with an acetylcholine precursor may promote an enhancing effect on these areas and support overall brain function.
The ability of Alpha GPC to enhance lower body muscle performance related to isometric exercise is also being studied (5). Alpha GPC is often found in fitness supplements because of its ability to increase power.
Pure Nootropics uses Alpha GPC derived from soy and is generally considered a natural source.
Pure Nootropics’ Alpha GPC 50% Capsules provides 250 mg of Alpha GPC. Suggested use of Alpha GPC Capsules for adults is 1 capsule by mouth, up to two times per day, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Pure Nootropics’ Alpha GPC 50% powder provides 300 mg per rounded 0.625 cc scoop (provided with purchase). Suggested use of Alpha GPC 50% powder is 1 scoop by mouth, up to two times per day, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
We suggest the use of a scale for powdered Alpha GPC to ensure consistent dosing.