Source: Griffonia seed.
5-HTP is 5-hydroxytryptophan, a metabolite of tryptophan, and an essential precursor of serotonin and melatonin in the body. Each capsule provides 100mg of 5HTP giving a higher dose than the regular supplement for those want to take one higher strength capsule.
|Amount Per Serving Amount: 1 Capsule|
|100 mg L-5-Hydroxytryptophan (griffonia seed extract)|
|Non-medicinal ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose. Capsule: hypromellose.|
Suggested Use: (Adult): Take 1 capsule three times daily with food, or as directed by a qualified healthcare practitioner. To minimize gastrointestinal side effect risk, slowly healthcare over a 2-week period. Use for a minimum of 1 week to see beneficial effects for mood balance and 2 weeks for the alleviation of fibromyalgia symptoms.
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, sulphites, mustard, soya, milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, animal byproducts or any other ingredient not listed on the label.
WARNINGS: Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Avoid excess consumption of this product. Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing. Always consult a doctor before taking this food supplement, especially if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any medications, or under medical supervision. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if adverse reactions occur. Not intended for persons under 18.
Cautions: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity, including, but not limited to, L-tryptophan, SAMe, St. John’s Wort, antidepressants, painkillers, cough/cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication or anti-migraine medication. Some people may experience gastrointestinal disturbances such as diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. May cause drowsiness; exercise caution if driving or operating heavy machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you experience skin changes, weakness, oral ulcers, or abdominal pain accompanied by severe muscle pain. Do not use if you have scleroderma, if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to conceive. Not to be used by individuals under the age of 18 or those with a medical condition. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen or for use beyond 1 year.
Source: Griffonia seed.