- Supports Serotonin Levels
- Supports Melatonin Levels
- Mood Enhancement
- Relieves Stress
5-HTP, or 5-hydroxytryptophan is a compound made by the body from tryptophan, which is an essential amino acid. 5-HTP increases production of the neurotransmitters serotonin and melatonin, thereby enhancing mood as well as reducing anxiety and stress.
5-HTP by NOW provides 100 mg from the Griffonia simplicifolia plant, a plant originating in Africa. 5-HTP uses only premium ingredients, comes in a fast-acting capsule delivery format and is gluten-free as well as vegan-friendly.
You can depend on the quality, purity and potency of NOW products – try 5-HTP today and feel great!
Take 1 capsule with 4-6 oz. cold water on an empty stomach at bedtime.
Discuss with your physician before taking if you have a medical condition or are taking any prescription medications. Stop use and discuss with your physician if any negative effects occur. Do not exceed the suggested dose. Do not take if pregnant or lactating. Must be 18 years old to use this product. Keep away from children. Do not use if the seal has been tampered with. Store in a cool, dry place.
Allergen Information: This product was not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients and was manufactured in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Not recommended for pregnant/nursing women. Consult physician if taking medications (especially antidepressants), or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness and mild transient GI symptoms. Take with food in case of GI upset. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.