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5-HTP by TriMedica

The Alternative to Tryptophan 50 mg, 60 Capsules


Regular Retail: $23.95
Our low price: $13.78, 2 for $26.84, 6 for $75.47

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Item #: VBD017778
UPC: 744665001742

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Researchers have discovered that many of us suffer from a common, but little-known deficiency of the brain chemical, serotonin, which regulates key functions related to moods, sleep and appetite.

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is an amino acid that is the intermediate step between tryptophan and the important brain chemical serotonin. There is a massive amount of evidence that suggests that low serotonin levels are a common consequence of modern living. The lifestyle and dietary practices of many people living in this stress-filled era results in lowered levels of serotonin within the brain. As a result, many people are overweight, crave sugar and other carbohydrates, experience bouts of depression, get frequent headaches, and have vague muscle aches and pain. All of these maladies are correctable by raising brain serotonin levels.

5-HTP is a naturally derived amino acid that has been shown in comprehensive studies to be safer than prescription drugs for the treatment of insomnia and depression, and can also be used for treating obesity, migraine headaches, fibromyalgia, and premenstrual syndrome. It may prove to be more popular than St. John's wort for the treatment of depression and other serotonin-related conditions, as it's been shown to produce results in as little as two weeks, while the herb may take a month or longer. (Reference: Michael Murray, "5-HTP: The Natural Way to Boost Serotonin and Overcome Depression, Obesity, and Insomnia")


  • Pure Pharmaceutical Grade 5-Hydroxytryptophan.

    Suggested Usage

    Take 1-4 capsules before bedtime or as directed by your health care practitioner.

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