5-HTP is a derivative of the amino acid Tryptophan and is converted in the brain to the neurotransmitter serotonin which itself influences many things including mood, sleep and appetite.
1-2 capsules daily, or as directed. Up to 600mg per day may be taken, although loose stools may result from higher doses. For children, the dosage of 5-HTP should be reduced from the adult dose to 20mg for every 10kg of body weight.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans
Amount per capsule:
5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) 50mg
Encapsulated with: Silicon dioxide, Microcrystalline cellulose, Magnesium stearate, Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose.
Consult with a medical doctor if taking antidepressant medication. If pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any kind of medication, or have a medical condition, please consult a healthcare practitoner before taking this product.