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Now Foods, 5-HTP, 50 mg, 90 Veg Capsules

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  • Expiration Date: July 2021
  • Shipping Weight:
    0.18 lbs
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  • Product Code: NOW-00099
  • UPC Code: 733739000996
  • Package Quantity: 90 Capsules
  • Dimensions:
    4.2 x 2 x 2 in, 0.15 lbs
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Product Overview


  • Neurotransmitter Support
  • Supports Positive Mood
  • Non-GMO
  • A Dietary Supplement
  • Vegetarian - Vegan
  • Amino Acids
  • Family Owned since 1968
  • GMP Quality Assured

5-HTP, the intermediate metabolite between the amino acid L-tryptophan and serotonin, is extracted from the seed of an African plant (Griffonia simplicifolia).

Suggested Use

Take 1 capsule daily, preferably on an empty stomach at bedtime.

Other Ingredients

Rice flour and cellulose (capsule).

Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.


Caution: For adults only. Consult a physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medications (especially antidepressants), or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness and mild transient GI symptoms. Keep out of reach of children.

Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.

Natural color variation may occur in this product.

Store in a cool, dry place after opening.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Veg Capsule
  Amount Per Serving %Daily Value
5-HTP (5-hydroxytryptophan) 
(from Griffonia simplicifolia Extract) (Seed)
50 mg *
* Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews


Posted by iHerb Customer on January 22 2018 | Verified Purchase

This one is good and working.

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prirodni zoloft

Posted by iHerb Customer on January 17 2018 | Verified Purchase

dobila sam zoloft zbog depresije i nuspojave su bile takve da sam odustala i potražila prirodnu zamjenu. 5htp i iherb su me doslovno spasili još jednom. počela sam sa najmanjom dozom i stanje se popravilo nakon par dana. ova vrsta nema suspojave, ne smeta mi na želudac. pijem ga zajedno sa litij orotatom od 5 mg. jako sam zadovoljna. naručujem ga unapred jer se bojim ostati bez ovih tableta. jako sam zadovoljna.

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It helped the first time

Posted by iHerb Customer on January 5 2018 | Verified Purchase

I have anxiety disorder, when I took one pill the first time before bed, the effect was like taking xanax, it shut down my thoughts and relaxed me. But that was just the first time, since I tried to increase the dosage, took it at different time, but nothing helped. I stopped taking it because I don’t know how to get the same effect as the first time.

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Posted by iHerb Customer on November 28 2017 | Verified Purchase

I took 50 mg for 4 or 5 days in the evening without any noticeable effect. Didnt lift my mood, which is why I bought it. The last time I took it on a empty stomach, as I read that this was best, and got really sick in my stomach which lasted for days.

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bought it for sleep problems

Posted by iHerb Customer on August 17 2017 | Verified Purchase

Im not sure if this helps, others have told me it's good for sleep problems , haven't been taking it long enough perhaps.

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