Articles by MASON, PhD., Robert


  • Yohimbine - The Libido Enhancing Tree Bark Extract

      The Libido Enhancing Tree Bark Extract By Robert Mason PhD   Yohimbine has been used for decades to help with erectile dysfunction and enhance libido, in-fact it is the only FDA approved aphrodisiac! (8) Essentially, Yohimbine is an extract from the bark of an African tree known as cortnanthe yohimbe, or sometimes referred to as pausinystalia yohimbe. One can find the bark extract yohimbe...
  • Conjunctisan A & eye aging - What Can Be Done?

    Eye Aging, What Can Be Done? Over the past few years numerous attempts have been made to prevent and reverse age related disorders of vision, particularly those associated with cataracts, using conventional methods of treatment. No pharmaceutical preparation could be clinically proven to provide an absolutely reliable therapy. More recently however, research work in the field of molecular biology and careful, detailed studies, carried out over a total of 12 years, has y...
  • Pramiracetam: The ultimate smart-drug?

    Pramiracetam: The ultimate smart-drug? Technically speaking a “smart-drug” should be called a “nootropic.” This was a term originally coined by Dr. Giurgea in the 1970’s and taken from Greek to mean; “acting on or towards the mind.” (1,9) In the medical sense a nootropic is restricted to a particular specialist class of drugs (2), but today the public are more likely to use the term “smart drug” to refer to any substance that has a positive effect on memory and cog...
  • The New Generation of Brain Drugs and Anti-Depressants

    The New Generation of Brain Drugs and Anti-Depressants Ed.- This article looks at some of the new drug therapies that are showing promise in the treatment of depression and senile dementia. Specifically details are mentioned regarding the drugs; reboxetine, galantamine, moclobemide, tianeptine and picamilone. In a recent extensive European survey, 17% of the adult population claimed they had suffered from depression in the last 6-months. So there may be good n...
  • NAC is it the cure for Cataract?

    NAC is it the cure for Cataract? In the East and particularly in Russia over the last several years, they have been researching a special analogue of the di-peptide carnosine. This particular form is known as n-acetylcarnosine or NAC and it has been proven to be highly efficacious in the treatment of cataract and may also present a case for the prevention of the same. This article is about the case for NAC and the problems associated with senile-cataract. Cataract i...
  • ATP - The Energy of Life

    ATP - The Energy of Life This article is reprinted with kind permission from New Millennium Guide To Anti-Aging Medicine. This up-to-date guide looks at 40 of the most important drugs, hormones and nutrients that are being used to treat and prevent the aging disease. We highly recommend it and copies are now available from IAS at $19 each. Adenosine Triphosphate (pronounced A-den-o-sign Try-foss-fate) or ATP is perhaps the most fundamental of all biomolecules. It is rel...
  • Eugeroics, the Ultimate Stimulants?

    Eugeroics, the Ultimate Stimulants? Ed.- We are grateful to Dr. Mason for providing us with this update about the eugeroic drugs- adrafinil and modafinil. It is extracted from the New Millennium Guide To Anti-Aging Medicine, which can be purchased from IAS and contains 40 of the most important an...
  • Idebenone, a Drug with a Myriad of Antiaging Benefits

    Idebenone, a Drug with a Myriad of Antiaging Benefits When the coenzyme (the active part of a vitamin)- CoQ10 was first discovered and discussed and found to have heart, blood and energy improvement it soon became apparent that it was a most important supplement. Now there is also a synthetic variant available called Idebenone, it has all the qualities of CoQ10 but with an even greater range and depth of protection. It protects the precious tiny mitochondria (the energy...
  • Vitamin C Is Not All The Same!

    Vitamin C Is Not All The Same! Vitamin C is an essential component of life that is prevalent in many foods (especially fruits) and produced by an abundance of chemical companies. This article focuses the chemical side of Vitamin C. Whilst it is known by many scientists, it is virtually unknown by the public that Vitamin C has two totally and distinctly different separate sides (as indeed many chemicals do). The two sides of vitamin C consist of L-ascorbic acid which is ...