Tianeptine is a powerful synthetic chemical compound that is used to treat major depressive disorder. For people struggling with anxiety or mild depression, it can have significant mood enhancing effects in addition to a number of other benefits.
The drug was developed by French scientists in the 1960s and is a prescription drug for the purposes of treating depression in many countries around the world. Lately, nootropics users and the community at large has adopted tianeptine as a cognitive enhancer and alternative to other illicit substances.
Beyond use as an antidepressant, tianeptine is a powerful anxiolytic that can help patients with Parkinson’s disease and even post-traumatic stress disorder. Although powerful as a solution to these medical conditions, there are rare associated side effects like headaches, dry mouth, and dizziness.