What is alpha-GPC ?
1. Alpha GPC powder increase a chemical in the brain called acetylcholine. This brain chemical is important for memory and learning functions.
2. alpha-GPC is a prescription medication for the treatment of Alzheimer s disease. It is available in two forms; one is taken by mouth, and the other is given as a shot.
Functions and Traits of CDP-Choline
Alpha GPC rapidly delivers choline to the brain across the blood-brain barrier and is a biosynthetic precursor of the acetylcholine neurotransmitter. Alpha GPC is derived from highly purified soy lecithin.
Alpha GPC or GPC has been documented extensively by published studies in both animals and humans to contribute to at least five signt human health functions.
Application of CDP Choline
In the United States alpha-GPC is only available as a dietary supplement, mostly in products promoted to improve memory.
Other uses for alpha-GPC include treatment of various kinds of dementia, stroke, and « mini stroke » (transient ischemic
attack, TIA). Alpha-GPC is also used for improving memory, thinking skills, and learning.