5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), also known as oxitriptan, is a naturally occurring amino acid and chemical precursor as well as a metabolic intermediate in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitter serotonin.
Its naturally derived from the the seeds of the Griffonia simplicifolia plant, a woody 3m high climbing shrub native to Africa that bears greenish flowers followed by black seed pods.
5-HTP is used for insomnia, depression, anxiety, migraine and tension-type headaches, fibromyalgia, obesity, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), seizures, sexual disorders, and Parkinson's disease.
What does it contain?
Each capsule contains 100mg of pure 5-htp, with the co-factors niacin (vitamin B3) and pydoxine (vitamin B6), and the bioavailability enhancer, piperine.
Is there any drug interactions?
Do not take 5-HTP if you are taking medications for depression including Prozac, or serotonin altering drugs like Tramadol.
Does it come with a money back guarantee?
If in the unlikely event you are not 100% satisfied with any product, you may return it for a full refund. See our FAQ page for full details of our no risk money back guarantee.