120ct Pure 5-HTP (50mg) from Source Naturals
What is 5-HTP?
5-HTP (L-5-Hydroxytryptophan) is an intermediate in the natural conversion of the essential amino acid, tryptophan, to serotonin. Clinical studies have shown that 5-HTP increases the amount and availability of serotonin produced by the body. Increased brain serotonin levels may produce positive effects on...
- Emotional well-being
- Appetite regulation
- Melatonin production
- healthy sleep cycle
Serving Size: 1 capsule
Servings per Container: 120
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** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
According to the manufacturer, take one capsule per day and gradually increasing to two capsule per day.
Possible Side Effects
- Sleepiness – if this happens you may want to scale back on the dose a little bit
- Nausea or abdominal pain
- Talk to your doctor, especially if you are taking an SSRI or MAOI medication
Can I take it with other Supplements?
Yes, you can take it with other vitamins and supplements.
Can I take it with prescription medications?
With any dietary supplement, we always recommend that you speak with your doctor if you are taking any medication or have any medical condition.
Can this Help me Lose Weight?
Taking this can help with weight loss by supressing your appetite nand improving your overall mood.
Can this Help with Anxiety?
It seems to help people with anxiety, but mainly helped a lot with depression, mood swings and carb cravings.
Is it Safe?
It has shown to be safe, but with any dietary supplement, if you are concerned, we always recommend talking with your doctor before taking it.
Is there a Ban?
No, this product is readily available!
Where to Buy it?
We have it right here at Best Price Nutrition!
Will this effect my Estrogen?
While these types of supplements may help in hot flash treatment, they are not classified as estrogen or any other type of hormone.
The 5-htp product arrived back in Australia in 15days which I think is excellent. We have been taking the product for a long time and find it has a calming effect and eases stress and anxiety. My husband has been much more relaxed since I started him on it.