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Doctor's Best 5 HTP Description
Helps Promote Healthy Sleep
Non-GMO • Gluten Free
Vegan • Soy Free
Doctor's Best 5-HTP (5-hydroxy L-tryptophan) contains a naturally occurring metabolite of the amino acid tryptophan. 5-HTP is extracted from the seeds of the Griffonia simplicifolia plant. 5-HTP is converted in the brain to serotonin, a neuro-transmitter substance found at the junctions (synapses) between neurons. It produces a calming and relaxing effect providing support to help maintain mental, emotional well-being, and to promote healthy sleep.
Doctor's Best 5-HTP is tested to ensure that it does not contain "Peak X."
• Helps promote healthy sleep
• Helps promote calm and relaxation
• Helps support mental and emotional well-being
Suggested Adult Use: Take 1 capsule daily, with or without food, or as recommended by a nutritionally-informed physician.
Store in a cool dry place.
5-HTP is tested to ensure that it does not contain "Peak X."
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|5-HTP (5-hydroxy L-tryptophan)
(from Griffonia simplicifolia extract) (seed)
Caution: Not to be used when taking MAO inhibitors, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), or other anti-depressant medications. It should also not be used by individuals taking any of the category of medications known as "triptans." May impair your ability to drive or operate machinery. Keeo out of reach of children.