- MFG # P0108
- UPC # 707359101081
- Vitamin B6—works to create antibodies and hemoglobin; regulates nerve functioning
- Vitamin B3—converts food into energy; supports your brain‚ skin‚ nails‚ and nervous system
- Glycine—an amino acid that supports memory and cognition
- Taurine—an amino acid that works to your eyes and heart
- Inositol (vitamin B8)—works to promote a healthy‚ pleasant mood
Your brain produces and releases chemicals called neurotransmitters on a regular basis. These neurotransmitters are the messengers that carry signals between the neurons (cells) in your brain. When your mood‚ appetite‚ or sleep quality changes‚ a neurotransmitter called serotonin is usually involved.
Serotonin helps regulate your sleep/wake cycles. Normal levels of it in your brain also keep you feeling happy and lessen unhealthy food cravings. In order to bring your serotonin levels back up if they’re too low‚ some supplements are available to support serotonin production.
Protocol for Life Balance’s 5-HTP 200 mg (High Potency) gives you a convenient way to boost your serotonin levels. The main ingredient in this supplement is 5-HTP‚ or 5-hydroxytryptophan‚ which your brain needs in order to produce this neurotransmitter. Having a healthy supply of 5-HTP encourages your brain ramp up production‚ which can improve your mood‚ help you sleep better‚ and give you a healthy appetite. This supplement contains several other nutrients‚ such as:
One bottle of 5-HTP 200 mg High Potency by Protocol for Life Balance contains vegetarian capsules‚ which should last between 15 days and two months‚ depending on your dosage. Take one to four tablets daily in divided doses on an empty stomach‚ unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
Protocol For Life Balance™ offers only the highest quality supplements‚ allowing it to provide effective support for good health. This company is committed to making life simpler for health practitioners and patients.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Amount per Serving:
Niacin (as Niancinamide)(Vitamin B-3) 20 mg
Vitamin B-6 (from Pyridoxine HCl) 2 mg
5-HTP (5-hydroxytryptophan) 200 mg
- (Griffonia simplicfolia)(seed)
Glycine 100 mg
Taurine 100 mg
Inositol 100 mg
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule)‚ Ascorbyl Palmitate‚ and Silica.
Take 1 Vcap 1-4 times daily in divided doses‚ preferably on an empty stomach‚ or as directed by your health care practitioner. If GI discomfort is experienced‚ take less or discontinue use.
5-HTP should be used with caution in combination with any serotonergic drug or herb. These include dextromethorphan‚ meperidine‚ SSRIs‚ SNRIs‚ MAOIs‚ and other antidepressants‚ as well as St. John's Wort. If you take any of these medications‚ consult your health care practitioner prior to using this product. Individuals with a history of cardiac conditions‚ use only under the direction of your health care practitioner.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Egg Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP Certification
- Made in the USA
- Milk Free
- Preservative Free
- Salt Free
- Shellfish Free
- Soy Free
- Sugar Free
- Vegan Product
- Vegetarian Product
- Wheat Free
- Vegetarian Capsules
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Overall Rating for 5-HTP 200 mg (High Potency) - 60 Veg Capsules
from Woodland Hills, CA
I first started taking 5-HTP in a lower dose from a different company. My Dr. suggested I take Protocol. Hope it helps me.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
Love 5-HTP 200 mg (High Potency) !
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