Coluracetam is a new and unique member of the racetam class of synthetic nootropics. Coluracetam, or N-(2,3-Dimethyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofuro[2,3-b]quinolin-4-yl)-2-(2-oxo-1-pyrrolidinyl)acetamide, is a synthetic compound of the racetam family. Racetams share a pyrrolidine nucleus, a five-member nitrogenous ring with a ketone bonded oxygen at R2. This 2-pyrrolidone ring is bound to the terminal carbon of an acetamide group, an ethyl amide chain with a ketone bond (C=O) at the alpha carbon.
Originally developed as a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease and later considered as a treatment for depression and anxiety, coluracetam has become a popular nootropic known for improving mood, increasing motivation, and enhancing vision. Coluracetam was first synthesized in 2005 by Japan’s Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation as an Alzheimer’s disease treatment. Coluracetam is a nootropic that was derived from racetam, although very distinct from other compounds like Piracetam, & Aniracetam. Coluracetam appears to interact with a process known as high affinity choline uptake, which is the rate-limiting step of drawing choline into a neuron for synthesis into the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
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Coluracetam – Powder
|Application||High-Affinity Choline Uptake Facilitator|
|Molar Mass||341.41 g/mol|
|Synonyms||MKC-231, MKC 231, bci-540, UNII-V6FL6O5GR7, V6FL6O5GR7, Coluracetam [INN], MKC 231, N-(2,3-Dimethyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofuro(2,3-b)quinolin-4-yl)-2-(2-oxopyrrolidin-1-yl)acetamide, D01MHI, AC1L4WO1, CHEMBL37935, SCHEMBL194780, ZINC4939, CTK8D3778, KS-00000OFA, EX-A739, MolPort-035-679-135, CS-2196, Coluracetam;MKC-231;BCI-540, Neurons growth promoting compound (major depressive disorder/anxiety), BrainCells, High-affinity choline uptake facilitator (depression/ anxiety), BrainCells|
|Storage||Store at room temperature, tightly sealed, away from heat, light and moisture.|
|Solubility||Soluble in Ethanol|
|Organoleptic Profile||White crystalline powder|