Re: Caffeine Alternatives?

Paul Hughes (
Thu, 14 Aug 1997 15:48:53 -0700 (PDT)

Lee Daniel Crocker wrote-

>A currently annoying but otherwise harmless medical condition of mine
>(vestibular neuronitis, if anyone's interested) has taken me off
>caffeine because the vaso-constriction properties of it aggravate the
>condition. Having been a java junkie all my life, this leaves me
>significantly under-stimulated. I'd like to find something easier to
>get than dexedrine, safer than ephedrine, and without that specific
>side-effect (other side effects might be OK). I've tried that new
>Guarana drink, but that doesn't do it. Any ideas?


Try DMAE. I've been using it now for about 3 months. It gives me the
same stimulation as caffeine without any of the side effects. You
should be able to obtain a supply from any health food store.

Paul Hughes

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