NZT is a mysterious drug that allows humans to achieve use of 100% of their brain. It turns you into the "smartest man alive". The post-use crash and side effects are, however, commensurately bad, and it is this which initially prevents the FBI (and others) simply mass producing and employing the drug.
Eddie Morra uses NZT to gain control of businesses as a senator. Morra has developed a shot which removes the after-effects and negative consequences of NZT use. Brian Finch also uses NZT discreetly with the FBI and assists Eddie Morra along the way.
When an individual take NZT, they becomes able to use 100% of their brain, thus increasing their brains capabilities.
- Hypermind: Users possess a limitless level of intellectual and cognitive proficiency. They can process unlimited amounts of information, without any hindrances or backlashes of information. they can process an infinite number of simultaneous calculations, identify all variables in any situation, and instantly cross-correlating all information.
- Perfect recall: Users can remember and instantly recall everything they have ever experienced, encountered or learned in their lifetime without being overwhelmed or a pause for thought. They needs only to read, hear or see something once and they will never forget it. Their brain and mind gain unlimited storage and analytical capacity.
- Instant learning: Users can gather and assimilate any kind of knowledge/skill and understand it fully and instantaneously. They can read things at extremely high speeds while still retaining all of the information.
- Instant analysis: Users subconsciously notices, processes and understands the details of any situation no matter how small, as well as perceives and understand all cause and effect relations. Thus deducing the path leading to any effect, allowing them to automatically plan, analyze, and take action with absolute efficiency without trouble. They are capable of creating flawless, elaborate plans effortlessly. Users know the steps needed to succeed at any given task and execute them perfectly.
- Omnilingualism: Users has the ability to automatically understand, comprehend and utilize any and every form verbal or non-verbal communication without any prior knowledge of the language.
- Hyper-cognition : Users gain direct over their mental structure, being able to manipulate at will their own emotions, sensations, perceptions, everything connected to their brain and mind without any damage nor side-effects. This allows both optimal efficiency and maximal comfort in all situations, while preserving the user's ability to feel sensations and emotions. The user gain complete control over their hormones
- Superhuman Charisma: Users become eloquent speakers, orators, and story-tellers, they become infallibly persuasive and charismatic. Able to bring anyone to understand and agree with their viewpoint, even large audiences. They always knows exactly what to say. Their uncanny charisma allows them to easily take leadership role in an situation.
- Superhuman dexterity: Users possesses perfect muscle control, they can perform any physical act without difficulty. They perform dexterous task with no practice beforehand rapidly and flawlessly. They can copy any movement/action after seeing it performed once. They can control their own vocal cords allowing them to freely manipulate their voice
- Multitasking: Users are able to perform multiple tasks at once. For example, they can replay in their head, solve a rubric cube with one hand, draw a perfect copy of one of Leonardo Da Vinci's self portraits with his other hand, read through 100s of pages of documents, mentally solve complex math problems, while speaking farsi, all without any one task distracting him from another. They can do many things all at the same time efficiently and flawlessly.
- Superhuman sensory absorption: User can absorb information from all types of media at a superhuman rate. Able to sit in a room with hundreds of television and radio sets blaring away all around him each with a different source, and they can see and hear all of it, process it all, finding patterns or specific details without any trouble.
- Superhuman instincts: User possesses a mind and instincts which processes the world in the most advance and efficient manner. Able to find any solutions to any and all kind of a problems that they faces, using both the logical and illogical sense and strategies. They will make the right decision in any situation, multiplying there survivability and success rate, allowing them to overcome any hardship with minimal damage and pull victory despite all odds.
- Hypercompetence: User can easily become proficient at every task/ skill. They can handle all situations and matters, regardless of the problem, situation or conflict, and they will know what to do, when to do it, and how to do it. They will never lose a fight, conflict, etc., due to always being able to see a way to win and/or escape any situation.