5-HTP
5-HTP

Classic Series

5-HTP

NPN: 80056847

$29.99 Regular price
Description

 5-HTP is an amino acid that our body produces from tryptophan, another amino acid found in protein foods (meat, poultry, fish, dairy products, legumes and nuts). Once absorbed, 5-HTP crosses the blood-brain barrier and transforms in the brain into serotonin, a neurotransmitter that plays an essential role in regulating mood, anxiety, appetite and sleep.

  • Helps to promote healthy mood balance.
  • Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia.
  • Helps to reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic.
  • Used as a sleep aid.

WARNINGS

RECOMMENDED USE OR PURPOSE : Helps to promote healthy mood balance. Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia. Helps to reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic. Used as a sleep aid.

Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, if you are taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity. These may include, but are not limited to, L-tryptophan, S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe), St. John's wort, antidepressants, pain killers, over the counter cough and cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication and anti-migraine medication.

CONTRAINDICATIONS : Do not use if you have scleroderma.

KNOWN ADVERSE REACTIONS : Some people may experience drowsiness. Exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle or involved in activities requiring mental alertness. Some people may experience diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. Helps to promote healthy mood balance. Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia. Helps to reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic. Used as a sleep aid.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATIONS
MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS (per capsule):
L-5-Hydroxytryptophan... 100 mg
(isolated from Griffonia (Griffonia simplicifolia) seed)
NON-MEDICAL INGREDIENTS: 

Gelatin, Oryza Stevia (Rice) Powder, Magnesium Stearate

 5-HTP is an amino acid that our body produces from tryptophan, another amino acid found in protein foods (meat, poultry, fish, dairy products, legumes and nuts). Once absorbed, 5-HTP crosses the blood-brain barrier and transforms in the brain into serotonin, a neurotransmitter that plays an essential role in regulating mood, anxiety, appetite and sleep.

  • Helps to promote healthy mood balance.
  • Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia.
  • Helps to reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic.
  • Used as a sleep aid.

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