- Nature's Way 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is the precursor to serotonin, a mood and appetite regulating neurotransmitter produced within the body.
- It has been combined with Vitamin B6, an important cofactor in the conversion to serotonin.
- Nature's Way® uses 5-HTP extracted from Griffonia simplicifolia beans.
Take 1-2 tablets three times daily with meals, or as recommended by a healthcare professional.
Serving Size: 2 Tablets .... Amount/Serving .... %DV
Total Carbohydrate ....<1 ....<1%†
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) ....120 mg .... 133%
Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCl) .... 8 mg ....471%
5-HTP (L-5-Hydroxytryptophan) (from Griffonia Bean) ....100 mg .... **
cellulose, maltodextrin, sodium croscarmellose, stearic acid, silica, ethylcellulose, sodium alginate, medium-chain triglycerides, oleic acid
† Based on 2000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value (DV) Not Established.
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This product should not be consumed by children under the age of 12 years, or by pregnant or nursing women. Some may experience gastrointestinal (GI) upset including abdominal cramping, nausea, or diarrhea while taking this product. As with any supplement, if discomfort persists discontinue use. Those suffering from GI disorders such as ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, or celiac disease, should not use 5-HTP. Those taking prescription anti-depressants should not use 5-HTP. Do not take this product if you have or are taking medications for epilepsy, scleroderma, or Parkinson’s disease. This product may cause drowsiness, and should not be used while driving or operating heavy equipment.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to treat, mitigate, diagnose or cure any disease.