- 5-HTPSerotonergic SupplementMoodSleepWeight Loss
How It Works:
Top 5-HTP Products ❯View User Ratings ❯Top 5-HTP SupplementsOVERVIEW: 5-HTP is the precursor of the neurotransmitter Serotonin and is made from the amino acid L-Tryptophan. As a supplement, it is derived from the seeds of the Griffonia Simplicifolia plant. READ MORE...USED FOR: Mood Improvement, Depression, Anxiety, Sleep Disorders, Insomnia, Migraines, Tension Headaches, PMS, PMDD, ADHD, Weight Loss and more.MECHANISM: 5-HTP increases serotonin levels in the brain. This neurotransmitter is involved in regulating mood and sleep cycles. READ MORE...DOSAGE: 50 - 600mg per day; Taken 1-3 times per day.SIDE EFFECTS: Generally well tolerated at appropriate dosages. May cause mild stomach discomfort, increased perspiration, dizziness, diarrhea, muscle twitching, tachycardia, hallucinations. Excessive dosages could cause Serotonin Syndrome. READ MORE...INTERACTIONS: SSRIs (Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft), Elavil, Anafranil, Tofranil, Carbipoda, Ambien, Donnatal, Ativan, Klonopin, Robitussin DM, Demerol, MAOIs, Talwin, Ultram. May interact with Serotonergic supplements and sedatives.
- Increases Serotonin levels in the brain
- Enhances mood and alleviates stress
- Improves sleep and regulates appetite