5-Hydroxytryptophan, or 5-HTP, is an amino acid that converts to serotonin in the body. Serotonin is a substance that acts as a neurotransmitter, or chemical that helps relay signals from one area of the brain to another.
5-HTP 100 mg by Pure Encapsulations provides the nutrients needed to stimulate production of serotonin‚ a hormone that may work to regulate your mood and promote relaxation.
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.
5-HTP, the intermediate metabolite between the amino acid L-tryptophan and serotonin, is extracted from the seed of an African plant (Griffonia simplicifolia).
5-hydroxytryptophan‚ also known as 5-HTP‚ is a substance that occurs halfway through the process of converting tryptophan into serotonin. As a result‚ you may benefit more quickly‚ since the body doesn't have to spend as much time processing the tryptophan in foods like turkey to make it usable.
The active ingredient in these vegetarian capsules is 5-hydroxytryptophan‚ also known as 5-HTP. It moderates your cranial (brain) temperature‚ and is connected to both sexual desire and your body’s response to pain.