5-hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) is formed from the essential acid tryptophan. In the brain, 5-hydroxytryptophan is converted to serotonin, a substance that transmits nerve impulses between brain cells.
Supplemental intake of 5-HTP helps to achieve emotional well-being, improve mood and reduce the feeling of stress. 5-hydroxytryptophan is also recommended as a means of controlling appetite and especially the desire for carbohydrates.
Completely supports the activity of the nervous system and promotes the normal rhythm of sleep. This all-natural formula supports the body's condition for insomnia, depression, stress, anxiety, frequent headaches, obesity and more.
5-hydroxytryptophan is a product of Natural Factors - the largest producer of natural products in Canada. The company offers over 500 food and dietary supplements in the form of gel capsules, powders, tinctures and more. The company works together with a team of traditional doctors, naturopaths, phytotherapists, nutritionists, etc., in order to maximize the quality of all products!
5-hydroxytryptophan, 100 mg of Natural Factors is a natural product of the highest quality. Its intake leads to an increase in serotonin levels without causing addiction! The active ingredient of 5-HTP in 5-Hydroxytryptophan, 100 mg, is extracted from the seeds of the African plant Griffonia simplicifolia, and the purity of the composition in each caplet is guaranteed! Each caplet provides 100 mg of active substance in a guaranteed clean environment without contaminants. Thanks to the special enteric coating, the caplets do not irritate the stomach. The super attractive price, the large packaging, as well as the strong concentration of the plant extract are another reason to choose Hydroxytryptophan, 100 mg of Natural Factors!
5-hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) Application:
Contributes to the normal function of the nervous system and sleep, relieves the symptoms of fibromyalgia.
5-hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) Notes:
Adults only. Do not use if you suffer from scleroderma. Use with caution if you are going to work with machines, drive motor vehicles or perform activities that require high concentration. Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, and if you are taking carbidopa or serotonergic medicines / supplements.
5-hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) Dosage:
For good mood: 1 caplet 2-3 times a day with food. Use for at least 1 week for a visible positive effect. For good sleep: 1-2 caplets with food 30-45 minutes before bedtime. To relieve the symptoms of fibromyalgia: 1 drop 3-4 times a day with food. Use for a minimum of 2 weeks for a visible positive effect. To minimize the risk of gastrointestinal problems, start with a starting dose of 50-100mg 2-3 times a day and gradually increase the dose over a period of 2 weeks. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for use over 1 year.
(in 1 caplet)
5-HTP (L-5 hydroxytryptophan)
Other ingredients : Dicalcium phosphate dihydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, purified water, external film coating (purified water, ethylcellulose, medium chain triglycerides, oleic acid, carbohydrate resin (cellulose), glycerin, sodium alginate, stearic alginate, sodium alginate).
Keep out of reach of small children.
Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
The product is not a substitute for a varied diet.