L-5-Hydroxy-Tryptophan (5HTP)

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Serotonin is most often the neurotransmitter that I find to be low in patients with sleep issues.  L-5 -Hydroxy-Tryptophan (5 HTP) is a precursor for serotonin.  I

 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.

Dosage: 
One (1) capsule two (2) times each day as a dietary supplement or as otherwise directed by a healthcare professional.
Active Ingredients: 
L-5-Hydroxy-Tryptophan, Superoxide Dismutase (from vegetable culture†), Catalase (from vegetable culture†). †Specially grown, biologically active vegetable culture containing naturally associated phytochemicals including polyphenolic compounds with SOD and catalase, dehydrated at low temperature to preserve associated enzyme factors.
This product was made in a GMP and ISO 9001:2008 registered facility.
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