- Dietary Supplement
- l-5-Hydroxytryptophan with Vitamin B6 & Vitamin C
- Natural Griffonia Bean Extract
- Precursor to Serotonin
- Enteric Coated
- Gentle on the Stomach
- Easy-to-Swallow Tablets
- Trust The Leaf
l-5-Hydroxytryptophan is a mood and appetite regulating neurotransmitter produced within the body. Nature's Way uses natural l-5-HTP extracted from Griffonia simplicifolia beans combined with Vitamin C and Vitamin B6.
|Serving Size: 2 Tablets|
|Servings Per Container: 30|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)||120 mg||200%|
|Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCl)||20 mg||1000%|
|5-HTP (l-5-Hydroxytryptophan)||100 mg||**|
|** Daily Value not established.|
Double safety sealed with a printed outer shrinkwrap film and a printed inner bottle freshness seal. Do not use if either seal is broken or missing. Keep out of reach of children.
Caution: This product should not be consumed by children under the age of 12 years or by pregnant or lactating women. Some may experience gastrointestinal (GI) upset including abdominal cramping, nausea or diarrhea while taking this product. This may be alleviated by reducing the dose or taking with meals. As with any supplement, if discomfort persists discontinue use. Some persons may also experience insomnia or headache when using this product. Those suffering from GI disorders such as ulcers, irritable bowel disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, or celiac disease, should not use 5-HTP. Those taking prescription anti-depressants, such as MAO-inhibitors or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) or drugs containing fenfluramine should not use 5-HTP. This product may cause drowsiness and should not be used while driving or operating heavy equipment.
Recommendation: 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.
Nature’s Way has been a leader in herbal medicine since 1969. Headquartered south of Provo in Springville, Utah, Nature’s Way has become one of the most technologically advanced supplement manufacturers in the country.
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