Ever since the movie Limitless came out people have constantly been asking online about a limitless pill and whether or not NZT 48 is a real drug. Well unfortunatly there is no such thing as NZT 48. However that’s not to say they didn’t take inspiration from real life drugs such as modifinial or nootropics.
What is NZT 48?
In case you haven’t seen the movie Limitless staring Bradley Cooper here is a brief overview. Bradley Cooper plays a character named “Eddie Morra” who is a stereotypical underachievier. Constantly putting off important tasks such as his novel that isn’t going anywhere. Through a chance interaction he bumps into his brother-in-law who gives him a taste of the famed NZT 48 pill. After Bradley takes this pill he gains an incredible amount of focus and mental agility. He is essentially reborn. He finishes his novel, makes millions on the stock market and gains incredibly social skills. All of this comes from one little pill of NZT 48.
Here’s a scene from the movie that will give you a better idea of exactly what I am talking about:
“I was blind but now I see.”