5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) 100 mg - 60 Capsules

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  • Average Rating: 4.5

"5-HTP by Pure Encapsulations is a great supplement."  Read All Reviews >

  • Item Number: PE1335
  • Serving Size: 1 Capsule
  • Servings per Container: 60
  • Quantity per Container: 60 Capsules
  • Price per Serving: $0.79
  • Price per Unit*: $0.79 per Capsule
  • * Price Per Unit may reflect product's price per capsule, tablet, ounce, fluid ounce, etc.
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  • MFG # HYD16
  • UPC # 766298003788
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    Have you heard of 5-Hydroxytryptophan? It's a substance that your body produces when you consume tryptophan‚ an essential amino acid. A 5-HTP supplement allows your body to benefit more quickly‚ because it provides the helpful compounds directly‚ without the need for the body to convert it into a useable form. There are no foods that contain 5-HTP; however‚ turkey‚ chicken‚ potatoes‚ milk‚ collard greens‚ potatoes‚ pumpkins‚ and sunflower seeds are among the dietary sources of tryptophan.

    5-HTP may be important due to its involvement in sleep patterns. It is converted into a neurotransmitter called serotonin‚ which works to regulate behaviors and moods. Serotonin is involved in the wake/sleep cycles that allow your body to get the good night's rest it needs in order to repair itself at night. In addition‚ serotonin's involvement in brain activity may promote emotional well-being and lessen anxiety‚ while possibly helping moderate appetite and food cravings; the latter may help you maintain an already healthy weight as part of a diet and exercise regimen. Finally‚ 5-HTP may support comfort in the cranial vessel by aiding healthy blood circulation in the brain.

    Pure Encapsulations' 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) 100 mg gives you this needed ingredient. Each capsule provides 100 milligrams of 5-HTP‚ derived from an African herb called Griffonia simplicifolia. In some cases‚ it may also alleviate mild pain or stiffness while lessening fatigue.

    Take one to three vegetable capsules daily‚ in divided doses with meals. At the recommended dosage‚ one 60-capsule bottle of 5-HTP 100 mg by Pure Encapsulations should last from 20 days to two months.

    Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.

    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.

Official Website: http://www.pureencapsulations.com

Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 60

Amount Per Serving / % DV

5-Hydroxytryptophan 100mg / *

*Daily Value not established.

Other Ingredients: Hypoallergenic plant fiber (cellulose)‚ vegetarian capsule (cellulose‚ water).

Sourced and manufactured to avoid: Artificial additives‚ allergens‚ GMOs‚ environmental contaminants‚ added excipients.

Hypoallergenic.

As a dietary supplement‚ take 1-3 capsules daily‚ in divided doses‚ before meals.

Tamper resistant. Use only if safety seal is intact. Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. Consult a health professional before taking this or any other product. Do not use concurrently with SSRI medications or MAO inhibitors. Keep out of the reach of children. Store sealed in a cool‚ dry area.

  • Allergen Free
  • Artificial Additive Free
  • GMO Free
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Environmental Contaminants Free
  • No Added Excipients
  • Vegetarian Capsules

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Overall Rating for 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) 100 mg - 60 Capsules

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    from Arizona

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    5/18/2015

    For restful sleep.

    Recommended by my NMD to help support better sleep during perimenopause, 5-HTP by Pure Encapsulations has improved my sleep a great deal.


    Pros

      No negative side effects. Tiny capsules. 

    Cons

      Nothing.

    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from Indiana

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    12/28/2014

    Use it daily!

    5-HTP by Pure Encapsulations is a great supplement.


    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from Laurel, MD

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    12/27/2014

    5-HTP

    This product was promoted on the Dr. Oz show to burn stomach fat without making any lifestyle changes. So, I thought I would try it and it seems to work. I have not changed any aspect in my daily routine and I am losing weight.


    Pros

      I like the small capsule size.

    Cons

      I haven't notices any side effects but would prefer to take one capsule per day instead of one before each meal, but that is just a preference.

    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from CT

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    9/25/2014

    It helps

    5-HTP by Pure Encapsulations works great to calm me down before going to bed. I sleep like a baby.


    Pros

      I like that it works.

    Cons

      Nothing.

    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from Seattle, WA

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    11/05/2013

    Feel very rested

    5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) helps me sleep better and I feel rested.


    Pros


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      very expensive

    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from Texas

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    7/14/2013

    Great product

    I have used 5-HTP for about 8 months and love it. I use 5-HTP to sleep better and include the amino complex with it. Works great.


    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from Miami, FL

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    4/13/2013

    Great for sleep; this brand high $$$

    I have a long history of sleep problems. I used to wake up every 2 hrs. 5-HTP solved that problem. I love this brand but their prices for 5-HTP increased substantially 18-24 months ago. As a result I have tried other brands. Most seem to work just as well. Would rate 5-HTP a 5 except for high price.


    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     
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    from new hampshire

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    1/15/2013

    review for 5-HTP

    5-HTP by Pure Encapsulations is a great product arrived in good condition as all the products I have bought have come.


    Pros

      It does what it said it would do.

    Cons

      Nothing.

    I would recommend this item to a friend.

     

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