5-HTP (L-5-Hydroxytryptophan) is an intermediate in the natural conversion of the essential amino acid tryptophan to serotonin, a brain chemical associated with positive mood and well-being. Preclinical studies show that 5-HTP may help support healthy levels of serotonin in the body.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Microcrystalline cellulose, gelatin (capsule), silica, and magnesium stearate.
1 capsule once or twice daily with meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Contains no yeast, dairy, egg, gluten, corn, soy or wheat. Contains no sugar, starch, preservatives, or artificial colour, flavour or fragrance.
Not for use by children, or women who are pregnant, may become pregnant or breastfeeding. If you are taking antidepressants, SSRIs, MAOIs, sedatives, painkillers, or other drugs, or if you have any medical condition, consult your physician before taking 5-HTP. In some people, temporary nausea, diarrhea, or abdominal discomfort may occur. Discontinue use if any of these symptoms persist for more than three days. May cause drowsiness; do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how 5-HTP affects you.
Do not use if either tamper-evident seal is broken or missing. Keep out of the reach of children.
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