L-5 -Hydroxy-Tryptophan (5 HTP) is a precursor for serotonin and melatonin, essential for sleep and mood balance.
Ingredients: L-5-Hydroxy-Tryptophan 50mg, Superoxide Dismutase (from vegetable culture†) 45mcg, Catalase 45mcg (from vegetable culture†).
Uses: Insomnia, depression, anxiety
Directions: Take one (1) capsule two (2) times each day as a dietary supplement or as otherwise directed by a healthcare professional.
Caution: Very high doses of 5-HTP can be metabolized peripherally and can trigger excess serotonin formation. 5-HTp is not recommended for pregnant or lactating women and should be avoided by those with any form of cardiovascular disease. 5-HTP should not be used by those already taking serotonin or another receptor agonist, such as naratriptan, sumatriptan, or zolmitriptan. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease