Stress, depression, and depressed mood negatively affect cognitive performance.
Thus, counteracting and preventing depression and stress may be an effective cognition strategy.
Examples- Anxiolytics, Beta blockers, Adafenoxate, Valerian, Butea frondosa, Gotu Kola.
GABA transaminase inhibitors: Lemon balm, L-Theanine
MAOI: Passion flower, Rhodiola rosea
SSRI: St John’s Wort
Adaptogens: Siberian Ginseng, Tea, Foti
Anti-inflammatory: Sutherlandia frutescens