What is Oxiracetam?

Oxiracetam is a synthetic nootropic compound belonging to the racetam family. It is known for its cognitive-enhancing effects, particularly in the areas of memory, focus, and motivation. As a nootropic, Oxiracetam is considered to be more potent than its relative, Piracetam.

Where does Oxiracetam come from?

Oxiracetam is a synthetic compound derived from Piracetam. It was first developed in the 1970s as a more potent alternative to Piracetam, and since then, it has been widely researched for its potential cognitive benefits.

What are the effects of Oxiracetam?


  • Improved memory and learning capacity
  • Enhanced focus and attention
  • Increased motivation and mental energy


  • Minimal to no physical effects reported

How to use Oxiracetam?

Oxiracetam is usually taken orally in the form of capsules or powder. It is water-soluble, so it can be dissolved in water or other beverages for consumption. For optimal results, it is recommended to take Oxiracetam on an empty stomach.

How much Oxiracetam to use?

When trying out new supplements it is wise to start with a lower dose and–depending on the experienced effects–increase or decrease the dosage accordingly

The recommended dosages for Oxiracetam are as follows:

  • Mild: 50 mg
  • Moderate: 250 mg
  • Strong: 500 mg

It is important to start with the lowest dose and gradually increase the dosage as needed. Dosage may vary depending on individual factors such as body weight, metabolism, and personal sensitivity.

What are the side effects of Oxiracetam?

Side effects of Oxiracetam are generally mild and uncommon. Some reported side effects include:

  • Headaches
  • Nausea
  • Insomnia
  • Irritability

To minimize the risk of side effects, it is recommended to start with a low dose and stay hydrated throughout the day.

Interactions of Oxiracetam

Most nootropics are relatively safe to use on their own. Combining them with other substances may cause them to suddenly become dangerous or life-threatening.

Oxiracetam may interact with other medications, supplements, or nootropics. It is essential to consult a healthcare professional before combining Oxiracetam with other substances.

Other namesISF-2522
EffectsFocus, Memory, Motivation