Methylene blue has the unique properties of the human nervous system. This is indicated by the results of the scientific work of researchers from the University of Texas. They found that the ingestion of methylene blue to improve your memory.
In medicine this substance is used as an antiseptic, killing bacteria. More methylene blue is used in cases of poisoning by hydrogen sulfide and carbon monoxide. Try this connection to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
In the last experiment involved 20 healthy volunteers. Their age ranged from 22 to 62 years. The test was administered small portions of methylene blue or a placebo. Before and after taking the drug, researchers observed the brain activity using a functional MRI machine. The results report publishing Zee News.
It turned out that the reception of methylene blue increases activity in the Insula region of the brain. This area is responsible for emotions and reaction speed. With the active mental activity of methylene blue accelerates the work areas involved in the processing of memories and visual information.