Natural Factors 5-HTP 50mg 60 Caplets

Natural Factors 5-HTP 50mg 60 Caplets

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    Description

    5-HTP is an amino acid needed to make serotonin. 5-HTP from Natural Factors uses timed-release caplets for a steady increase in serotonin levels that helps promote healthy mood balance. 5-HTP is also used as a sleep aid. Additionally, it helps relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia as well as reduces the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a preventative treatment.

  • Ingredients

    Supplement Facts

    Each Caplet Contains

    Medicinal ingredients Amount Per Serving
    L-5-HTP (L-5-hydroxytryptophan) (Griffonia simplicifolia) (seed) 50mg

     

    Non-medicinal Ingredients

    Microcrystalline cellulose, dicalcium phosphate, carbohydrate gum (cellulose), coating (carbohydrate gum [cellulose], glycerin), vegetable grade magnesium stearate (lubricant).

  • Recommended Use

    Recommended Use Helps to promote healthy mood balance. Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia. Used as a sleep aid. Recommended Dose (Adults) Healthy mood balance: 1โ€“2 caplets 3 times daily with food or as directed by a health care practitioner. To minimize the risk of gastrointestinal side effects, start dosing at 100 mg 2โ€“3 times daily and slowly increase to effective dose over a 2-week period. Use for at least 1 week to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 year. Relief of fibromyalgia symptoms: 2 caplets 3โ€“4 times daily with food or as directed by a health care practitioner. To minimize the risk of gastrointestinal side effects, start dosing at 100 mg 2โ€“3 times daily and slowly increase to effective dose over a 2-week period. Use for at least 2 weeks to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 year. Sleep aid: 2โ€“4 caplets daily with food or as directed by a heath care practitioner. Take 30โ€“45 minutes before bedtime. Cautions Sleep aid: Consult a health care practitioner if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 4 weeks (chronic insomnia). All uses (except sleep aid): Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. All uses: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity. These may include, but are not limited to, L-tryptophan, S-Adenosylmethionine (SAM-e), St. Johnโ€™s wort, antidepressants, pain killers, over-the-counter cough and cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication, and anti-migraine medication. Stop use and consult a health care practitioner if you show signs of weakness, oral ulcers, or abdominal pain accompanied by severe muscle pain, or if you experience skin changes. Avoid taking with alcohol or products that cause drowsiness. Do not use this product if you have scleroderma. Some people may experience drowsiness. Exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle, or involved in activities requiring mental alertness. Some people may experience diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Keep out of the reach of children. Allergen Statement Contains no artificial colours, preservatives, or sweeteners; no dairy, starch, sugar, wheat, gluten, yeast, soy, corn, egg, fish, shellfish, animal products, salt, tree nuts, or GMOs. Suitable for vegetarians/vegans.

  • Disclaimer

    At Five Natural, we do our best to ensure accuracy and up to date product information and product images on our website. Please note that occasionally manufacturing changes to packaging or ingredients may be pending updates on our website.

    On occasion, products may ship with different packaging as per recent updates by the manufacturer or supplier. In these instances, although ingredients often remain the same with the exception of updated packaging we strongly recommend that you read all associated labels, warnings and directions before use. Do not rely solely on the information provided on Five Natural's website.

    Probiotics are kept refrigerated in our warehouse. Probiotics will ship with a free ice pack. The product may not be cold upon delivery but the ice pack helps maintain a cool temperature throughout transit, consider weekend delays when ordering.

5-HTP is an amino acid needed to make serotonin. 5-HTP from Natural Factors uses timed-release caplets for a steady increase in serotonin levels that helps promote healthy mood balance. 5-HTP is also used as a sleep aid. Additionally, it helps relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia as well as reduces the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a preventative treatment.

At Five Natural, we do our best to ensure accuracy and up to date product information and product images on our website. Please note that occasionally manufacturing changes to packaging or ingredients may be pending updates on our website.

On occasion, products may ship with different packaging as per recent updates by the manufacturer or supplier. In these instances, although ingredients often remain the same with the exception of updated packaging we strongly recommend that you read all associated labels, warnings and directions before use. Do not rely solely on the information provided on Five Natural's website.

Probiotics are kept refrigerated in our warehouse. Probiotics will ship with a free ice pack. The product may not be cold upon delivery but the ice pack helps maintain a cool temperature throughout transit, consider weekend delays when ordering.

Recommended Use

Helps to promote healthy mood balance. Helps to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia. Used as a sleep aid.

Recommended Dose (Adults)

Healthy mood balance: 1โ€“2 caplets 3 times daily with food or as directed by a health care practitioner. To minimize the risk of gastrointestinal side effects, start dosing at 100 mg 2โ€“3 times daily and slowly increase to effective dose over a 2-week period. Use for at least 1 week to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 year. Relief of fibromyalgia symptoms: 2 caplets 3โ€“4 times daily with food or as directed by a health care practitioner. To minimize the risk of gastrointestinal side effects, start dosing at 100 mg 2โ€“3 times daily and slowly increase to effective dose over a 2-week period. Use for at least 2 weeks to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 year. Sleep aid: 2โ€“4 caplets daily with food or as directed by a heath care practitioner. Take 30โ€“45 minutes before bedtime.

Cautions

Sleep aid: Consult a health care practitioner if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 4 weeks (chronic insomnia). All uses (except sleep aid): Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. All uses: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity. These may include, but are not limited to, L-tryptophan, S-Adenosylmethionine (SAM-e), St. Johnโ€™s wort, antidepressants, pain killers, over-the-counter cough and cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication, and anti-migraine medication. Stop use and consult a health care practitioner if you show signs of weakness, oral ulcers, or abdominal pain accompanied by severe muscle pain, or if you experience skin changes. Avoid taking with alcohol or products that cause drowsiness. Do not use this product if you have scleroderma. Some people may experience drowsiness. Exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle, or involved in activities requiring mental alertness. Some people may experience diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Keep out of the reach of children.

Allergen Statement

Contains no artificial colours, preservatives, or sweeteners; no dairy, starch, sugar, wheat, gluten, yeast, soy, corn, egg, fish, shellfish, animal products, salt, tree nuts, or GMOs. Suitable for vegetarians/vegans.

Supplement Facts

Each Caplet Contains

Medicinal ingredients Amount Per Serving
L-5-HTP (L-5-hydroxytryptophan) (Griffonia simplicifolia) (seed) 50mg

 

Non-medicinal Ingredients

Microcrystalline cellulose, dicalcium phosphate, carbohydrate gum (cellulose), coating (carbohydrate gum [cellulose], glycerin), vegetable grade magnesium stearate (lubricant).