- Dietary Supplement
- l-5-Hydroxytryptophan with Vitamin B6 & Vitamin C
Natural Griffonia Bean Extract
Precursor to Serotonin
- Enteric coated
- Gentle on the stomach
- Easy-to-swallow tablets
l-5-Hydroxytryptophan is the precursor to serotonin, a mood and appetite regulating neurotransmitter produced within the body. It has been combined with Vitamin C and Vitamin B6, an important cofactor in the conversion to serotonin. Nature's Way uses natural l-5-HTP extracted from Griffonia simplicifolia beans produced in easy-to-swallow, enteric-coated tablets to minimize any potential gastric discomfort.
Recommendation: Use under the guidance of a healthcare practitioner. Start with a low dose of one tablet (50mg) taken daily with a meal. Increase the dose slowly (every 3-5 days) up to a maximum of four tablets taken daily (200mg). Total daily intake should be divided into two or more doses, with no more than two tablets per dose.
This product should not be consumed by children or by pregnant or lactating women. Some may experience gastrointestinal (GI) upset, diarrhea or nausea while taking this product which usually disappears by reducing dosage or is minimized by taking with food. As with any supplement, if discomfort persists discontinue use. Those suffering from gut disorders such as ulcers, irritable bowel disease, Crohns's disease, celiac disease, etc., should not use 5-HTP. Those using MAO-inhibitors, antidepressants and drugs containing fenfluramine should not use 5-HTP. May cause drowsiness. Do not use while driving or operating heavy equipment.
Double safety sealed with a printed outer shrinkwrap film and a printed inner bottle freshness seal. Do not use if either seal is broken or missing.Keep out of reach of children.
This product has no shipping restrictions.
Shipping Weight (in lbs): 0.14
Product in inches (LxWxH): 2.0x 2.0x 4.2
Item Code: 449645