For extemporaneous compounding use only.
5-HTP is the direct precursor to serotonin, a major neurotransmitter that regulates mood and emotion. 5-HTP shows promise in supporting healthy mood, anxiety, and sleep, particularly when low protein intake is involved.
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Feel good. Give back.Each level included scoop contains 75 mg 5-HTPCommon Dosage Range
75 mg – 300 mg (ideally in four divided doses). For extemporaneous compounding.
Generally well tolerated.
Combining 5-HTP and carbidopa can increase the risk of
serotonergic side effects.
Central Nervous System (CNS) depressants
Theoretically, concomitant use of 5-HTP with medications that
cause sedation might have additive effects.
Theoretically, combining serotonergic drugs with 5-HTP might
cause additive serotonergic effects, including serotonin syndrome.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist, talk to your healthcare professional. Vitamin and mineral supplements should not replace a balanced diet.