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BioGenesis Nutraceuticals, 5-Hydroxy Tryptophan 120 Capsules


 
Price: $44.00
Manufacturer: BioGenesis Nutraceuticals


Product Code: BI0118
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Description
 
5-Hydroxy Tryptophan is available by Biogenesis Nutraceuticals

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is the immediate precursor in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitter 5-hydroxytryptamine (5 HT or serotonin). 5-HT is synthesized from the amino acid L-tryptophan. 5-HTP has replaced the use of L-tryptophan in the United States. In 1989 patients taking L-tryptophan developed a negative and debilitating reaction called eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome. Upon further study it was determined that the culprit was not the L-tryptophan but a bacterial contaminate in the formula. All L-tryptophan products associated with the syndrome were found to come from genetically modified bacterial recombinant production methods. Even though L- tryptophan was proven to be safe, it never recovered from this incident. 5-HTP was created to fill the gap created by the removal of L-tryptophan from the marketplace.

Ingredients:

Serving Size: 1 veggie capsule
Number of Servings per container: 120

5-Hydroxy L-Tryptophan...50mg


Dosage:
As adietary supplement, take 1-2capsules twice daily betweenmeals or as directed by yourhealth care practitioner.



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