5-HTP 100 mg
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Pure Encapsulations 5-HTP 100 mg - 60 Caps, 180 Capsules
5 HTP is an amino acid precursor used in the formation of serotonin. The body makes this from tryptophan (an essential amino acid you get from food). Pure encapsulations 5 HTP (5 Hydroxytryptophan) 100 mg support serotonin production in the body and promote emotional well-being and healthy sleep/wake cycles.
Clinical studies suggest that taking 5-HTP as a supplement boosts serotonin levels. Serotonin is an active neurotransmitter involved in the regulation of endocrine and brain activity responsible for emotional well-being, appetite, and healthy sleep/wake cycles.
In the body, it converts to serotonin with the removal of a carboxyl group (COOH) by a second enzyme. In clinical studies, the administration of 5-HTP supported serotonin production and it has been derived from the Griffonia simplicifolia plant.
- 5-HTP support for emotional well-being. Research studies show that 5-HTP can reduce anxiety and panic attacks.
- Promotes enhanced serotonin levels. Serotonin is an important neurotransmitter involved in the regulation of brain activity responsible for emotion, appetite, and sleep/wake cycles.
- Supports weight management.
- Promotes healthy cranial vessel comfort and function.
Servings Per Container: 60
Serving Size: One Capsule
Amount Per Serving
Other Ingredients: hypoallergenic plant fiber (cellulose),
vegetarian capsule (cellulose, water)
How to Use:
Pure Encapsulations recommends 50-300 mg per day, Take 1–3 capsules per day, in divided doses, before meals.
Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. 5-HTP may cause gastrointestinal upset in sensitive individuals. Do not use concurrently with SSRI medications or MAO inhibitors