What is 5-HTP?
Natrol® 5-HTP is a naturally occurring plant-derived amino acid that participates in the body’s synthesis of serotonin. Serotonin is the chemical messenger that plays a key role in controlling appetite and enhancing mood. The end result: the positive attitude needed to help you maintain a positive, healthy outlook and keep your diet goals.†
Size/Form: 100mg 30 Tablets
Directions: Take 1 Tablet, up to two times daily, with food. For best results, allow tablet to dissolve in mouth before swallowing. No water necessary.
Q: Can the tablet be cut in half?
Q: How does 5-HTP work?
A: 5-HTP is the direct precursor to serotonin, the body’s chemical messenger involved in enhancing mood and controlling appetite. Supplementing with 5-HTP helps balance the serotonin production in the body. †
Q: Can I take this product if I’m taking a prescription drug to balance my mood?
A: Consult your healthcare professional prior to use if you are taking any prescription drugs including drugs for depression, migraines, Parkinson’s disease or psychiatric disorders.
Q: Can I take this product with other dietary supplements?
A: This product is not intended to be used with other supplements containing L-tryptophan or 5-HTP.
Q: What are the benefits from 5HTP?
A: 5-HTP can promote positive mood in healthy adults. However, this product is not intended for pregnant or lactating women or people under the age of 18 years. †
Q: What is the maximum I can take?
A: We recommend taking 1 tablet up to two times daily with food. Please consult with your healthcare provider for individual needs.