Jarrow Formulas, 5-HTP, 100 mg, 60 Capsules
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Jarrow Formulas, 5-HTP, 100 mg, 60 Capsules
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Shipping Weight:0.13 lbsSwitch to Metric units
- Product Code: JRW-15043
- UPC Code: 790011150435
- Package Quantity: 60 Capsules
4 x 2.1 x 2.1 in, 0.1 lbsSwitch to Metric units
- Supports Serotonin Synthesis
- Gluten Free
- Dietary Supplement
Jarrow Formulas 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is an extract of Griffonia simplicifolia seeds from coastal West Africa. Purity is assured by HPLC. 5-HTP is the direct metabolic precursor of serotonin and is important for the production of melatonin.
Take 1 capsule per day on an empty stomach or as directed by your qualified healthcare professional.
Cellulose, magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide. Capsule consists of gelatin.
No wheat, no gluten, no soybeans, no dairy, no egg, no fish/shellfish, no peanuts/tree nuts.
Note: If you have a medical condition, are pregnant, lactating, trying to conceive, under the age of 18, or taking medications (especially SSRIs, MAOs, or sedatives), consult your healthcare professional before using this product.
Keep out of the reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Servings Per Container: 60|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan)||100 mg||*|
|* Daily Value not established.|
Works for me
Works for me
I've had on and off depression for 5 years now. It was a little over a year ago that the depression came back along with anxiety and for over a year now I've been having constant depression + anxiety and for anyone that experiences daily 'body low' feelings along with chest tightness, it's unbearable and very stressful on the mind + body. I chose not to go on antidepressants years ago, even when it was highly suggested by doctors that I start taking antidepressants I refused. I decided to give St Johns Wort a try and that did help but I had to stop taking it, due to complications. I decided to give 5-htp a shot and first tried the NOW FOODS brand after hearing / reading so many positive reviews about 5-htp itself and I tried it for over a month and my friend also tried it with me but we both experienced the same effects... up moods followed by comedowns. I didn't want to give up on 5htp as I really wanted to believe that it did work, like it did for many others. I started taking this brand for a month and started to notice the effects after a few weeks. I was able to handle my emotions much better and the anxiety / depression lifted and it was so so relieving to finally feel 'normal' again after dealing with terrible daily anxiety / depression for over a year, untreated. A few weeks ago I started skipping the the 5-htp, due to forgetting and probably feeling too good to realize that I still needed it. Quite unexpectedly, I started to feel anxious again and the depression came back and I was confused and feeling like I did before, a feeling I didn't want to experience again. I started taking the 5-htp immediately and after a few days I lost the anxiety and depression and now I am feeling calm. I don't usually write reviews but from my experience, I really want others to give this product a try if they are wondering whether they should or not. The NOW FOODS brand did absolutely nothing for me, but this works wonders and I can't tell you how good it feels to feel calm and to have a positive outlook. If this brand doesn't work for you, try another brand. But I can say that this brand is excellent, and works for ME. Life changing.
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Posted by iHerb Customer on Feb 02, 2018 | Verified Purchase
this product has a good influence on me.
Best one on the Market!
Posted by iHerb Customer on Jan 19, 2018 | Verified Purchase
As a Fibromyalgia sufferer I take 1 tablet first thing in the morning and at bed time and just saying this 5-HTP has helped me is an understatement. I no longer suffer from anxiety and I sleep so much better at night. I highly rec. the Jarrow 5-HTP for anyone suffering from anxiety.
I love this product
Posted by iHerb Customer on Nov 30, 2017 | Verified Purchase
I suffer from chronic insomnia. This product is a lifesaver! It helps your body to relax before bed, get a great night's sleep without feeling hungover in the morning. A naturopath put me onto it and I won't be without it now. Before this I had tried EVERYTHING. The best thing about 5-htp is that you have a real sleep, not a drug-induced sleep, so you feel well-rested in the morning, its awesome.
It is Saving my life
Posted by Ana Massien on Nov 03, 2017 | Verified Purchase
I needed serotonin and couldn't go to the doctor in my area so this stuff is saving me from a very bad depression. I have moderate to severe depression, and chronic fatigue and have been recommending it to my friends and blog readers. Thank you so much for making this product, it really does help me feel like I am young and alive again.
Posted by RealByNature on Oct 15, 2017 | Verified Purchase
I bought this after I've researched abt this product that said it can help to stop craving for food. And I think it helps a little . I'll consider to buy it again.