5-HTP L-5-Hydroxytryptophan Complex

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Solgar 5-HTP is a complex formulated to help those individuals coping with modern day stresses and strains which may be effecting sleep or mood balance.

Vegan, Vegetarian, Kosher, Halal
Free from sugar, salt and starch 

  • Can help reduce anxiety and improve mood
  • Has been known to increase quality of sleep without increasing total sleep time
  • L-5-Hydroxytryptophan Complex with added valerian and Vitamin B6

    This unique formula is designed to help you switch off from a busy day and aid a restful sleep with just 1-2 capsules a day.

    5-HTP is a chemical created from an essential amino acid, which is then converted into serotonin.

    Erratic eating habits may also contribute to low levels of serotonin. Serotonin is converted to melatonin, which is used by the body to create our sleep-wake cycle. When levels are low we find it hard to relax and drift off to sleep.

    The 100 mg of 5-HTP per capsule may support serotonin levels, which combined with Vitamin B6 contributes to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue. Also included is Valerian, which has also been traditionally used to reduce symptoms of anxiety and promote quality of sleep. 

    Magnesium (as oxide, bisglycinate), 5-HTP (L-5-hydroxytryptophan from standardised Griffonia simplicifolia seed extract), Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) Root Powdered Extract, Vegetable Capsule Shell (hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose), Bulking Agent: microcrystalline cellulose, Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCl, pyridoxal-5'-phosphate), Anti-caking Agents (silicon dioxide, vegetable magnesium stearate).

    Each vegetable capsule provides: mg %EC NRV*
    Magnesium (as oxide, bisglycinate) 50 mg 13
    5-HTP (L-5-Hydroxytryptophan from Standardised Griffonia simplicifolia Seed Extract) 100 mg
    Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) Root Powdered Extract (4:1) 100 mg
    Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCI, pyridoxal-5-phosphate) 10 mg** 714

    *EC NRV = EC Nutrient Reference Value.