Night-shift security guards may feel tempted to take prescription nootropic drugs to increase alertness on the job. Prescription nootropics, also known as smart drugs, are prescribed to treat a medical condition. Usually, a nootropic stimulant can help treat ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), mind loss, or a similar disease.
But if you don’t have any medical condition, make more natural choices to improve your brain health, such as regular exercises, good-quality sleep, and healthy eating habits.
Taking nootropics may cause you to feel addicted, and have side effects such as high blood pressure, increased heart rate, insomnia, and vision problems. So, make sure to stay away from unnecessary medication and follow a healthy routine. Learn more about it in the video below (1:24 to 1:46):