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Description

Deanol, also known as dimethylaminoethanol (DMAE), is a naturally occurring substance found in fish and other foods. It is used as a dietary supplement to improve mental alertness, memory, and concentration. It is also used to treat certain medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's disease, depression, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Common side effects of deanol include headache, nausea, dizziness, insomnia, and irritability. It may also cause an increase in blood pressure and heart rate.

Brand names associated with deanol include Deanol Capsules, Deanol Tablets, and Deanol Powder.

Synonyms
  • deanol
  • demanol
Classifications
  • psycho-analeptic
  • stimulant

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