5-HTP (200mg) Overview
This a great combination of two proven mood-boosting ingredients, the serotonin precursor 5-HTP and the thyroid hormone precursor L-tyrosine. Both of these nutrients are already in widespread use for mood support, by combining them in one product NOW Foods gives you a simpler and more effective way to promote a positive mood without drug side-effects.
5-HTP (200mg) Description from Now
NOW Double Strength 5-HTP has twice the 5-HTP (200 mg per capsule) as in our regular strength product (100 mg per capsule). 5-HTP, the intermediate metabolite between the amino acid Ltryptophan and serotonin, is extracted from the bean of an African plant (Griffonia simplicifolia).
|Serving Size: 1 capsule|
Servings Per Container: 120
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| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Other ingredients: Cellulose (capsule) and Silica.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule daily, preferably on an empty stomach at bedtime.
For adults only. Consult a physician if pregnant/nursing, taking antidepressants or other medication, or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness. Keep out of reach of children.