5-HTP (5-HT, 5-hydroxytriptamine or 5-hydroxytryptophan) by Natrol enhances the creation of Serotonin, and is much more effective if we take it via supplements, as by so doing the body can gain access to it much faster.
5-HTP is a scientifically proven, effective anti-depressant, that causes no side effects. 5-HTP is almost not obtained via food. 5-HTP is found in very high proportions in the seed of an African plant called Griffonia simplicifolia, which is found in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
This product has sustained release (TR = TIME RELEASE) and is assimilated over the course of 12 hours.
5-HTP is indicated for:
- Combatting depression.
- Treating lack of appetite.
- Combatting low self-esteem.