Description of 5-HTP with Vitamin B6 & C 30 tabs from Nature's Way
5-HTP is a precursor to seratonin, a mood and appetite regulating neurotransmitter produced within the body.
Nature's Way 5-HTP (l-5-hydroxytryptophan) is a natural extract of Griffonia simplicifolia beans. It has been combined with Vitamin C and Vitamin B-6, an important cofactor in the extract's conversion to seratonin. The tablets are easy to swallow and enteric-coated to minimize any potential gastric discomfort.
Serving Size: 2 Tablets
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
L-5 Hydroxytryptophan (griffonia bean extract) 100 mg
Vitamin B6, pyridoxineHCl 20 mg 1,000%
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 120 mg 200%
Other ingredients: Cellulose, Gelatin, Maltodextrin, Silica.
This product is free of common allergens. It contains no yeast, milk, lactose, wheat or soy.
Use under the guidance of a healthcare practitioner. Start with a low dose of one tablet (50 mg.) taken daily with a meal. Increase the dose slowly (every 3-5 days) up to a maximum of four tablets taken daily (200 mg.) Total daily intake should be divided into two or more doses, with no more than two tablets per dose.
Should not be consumed by pregnant or lactating women. Those using MAO-inhibitors, antidepressants, and drugs containing fenfluramine should not use 5-HTP. Should not be consumed by children. Those suffering from gut disorders such as ulcers, irritable bowel disease, Crohn's disease, celiac disease
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 continues discontinue use. May cause drowsiness.
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