Healthy Origins, 5-HTP, 50 mg, 60 Veggie Caps24 Reviews
Expiration Date: Mar 2017
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Shipping Weight: 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
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- Product Code: HOG-35071
- UPC Code: 603573350710
- Package Quantity: 60 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 2.1 x 2.1 x 3.5 in, 0.1 lbs (0.05 kg)
- Volume Discount
Combo Discount: -$2.95
- Naturally Sourced
- Soy Free
- Supports a Positive Mood
- Vegetarian Formula
- Dietary Supplement
Healthy Origins 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is a naturally occurring substance extracted from the seeds of the Griffonia Simplicifolia plant. 5-HTP is a precursor to serotonin which is a vital neurotransmitter in the body. Serotonin is one of the primary neurotransmitters which supports healthy mood, appetite, and sleep.
Healthy Origins 5-HTP is guaranteed to be free of "peak x" contaminant.
Take one (1) veggie capsule once or twice daily, preferably on an empty stomach, or as directed by a physician.
Rice flour, vegetable capsule (HPMC, water).
No sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, barley, fish, shellfish, nuts, tree nuts, egg or dairy.. No artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors or preservatives.
Caution: Do not use if you are pregnant, nursing or have a medical condition. If you are taking anti-depressant SSRI's, MAO inhibitors or sedatives, please consult a physician before use. May cause drowsiness.
|Serving Size: 1 Veggie Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) (Griffonia Simplicifolia Seed Extract)||50 mg||†|
|† Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I take one or two of these each night at bedtime. Some may benefit from taking it during the daytime, as well. It increases seratonin in the brain, which helps sleep and makes you feel a little better during the day. In my case, a morning dose of L-Phenylalanine combined with 5-HTP at bedtime made a world of difference. I still feel like myself, only a little more lively. I'm definitely better-rested, as well. I believe that nutritional supplements saved my life. I've tried a lot of products, and I know what works and what doesn't. My reviews are honest, straighforward, and based on my experience. Read my other reviews to quickly learn from my three decades of research and experimentation.
After struggling with depressions for over 10 years I am very very grateful to have been recommended something that works. I haven't noticed a difference between the brands; I bought this because of the low price.