Citicoline

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What other names is Citicoline known by?

5'-Cytidine diphosphate choline, CDPC, CDP Choline, CDP-Choline, Citicholine, Citicolina, Cytidine 5-Diphosphocholine, Cytidine 5'-diphosphocholine, Cytidine (5') diphosphocholine, Cytidine Diphosphate Choline, Cytidine Diphosphocholine, Cytidinediphosphocholine.

What is Citicoline?

Citicoline is a brain chemical that occurs naturally in the body. People use citicoline supplements as medicine.

Possibly Effective for...

  • Age-related memory problems.
  • Stroke.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia, head trauma, Parkinson's disease, and glaucoma.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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