What is 5-HTP?
5-HTP (5-Hydroxy L-tryptophan) is a compound that the body naturally makes from L-Tryptophan. It is a precursor to the neurotransmitter Serotonin. Peak Supps 5 HTP tablets contain 100mg per tablet. The 5 HTP is obtained from the seeds of the African plant Griffonia Simplicifolia.
Who is 5-HTP for?
5 HTP is suitable for anyone taking part in intense bouts of high intensity exercise or looking to increasing their 5 HTP levels.
Benefits of 5-HTP
- High strength tablets, each tablet provides 100mg 5 HTP.
- Double the strength of most 5-HTP supplements on the market
- 5 HTP is a precursor to the neurotransmitter Serotonin.
- Precursor to Melatonin.
- Typically used before bed.
- Excellent value for money
Long term use isn’t suggested (more than 6 months) due to its ability to change the balance of certain chemicals within the nervous system (Epinephrine, Norepinephrine and Dopamine.)
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As a food supplement we recommend consuming 1 tablet daily. Best taken on an empty stomach before bed.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Each 1 tablet serving provides:
5 HTP - 100mg (5-Hydroxytryptophan)
Bulking Agents (Micro Crystalline Cellulose, Di Calcium Phosphate), 5-HTP Extract (98%), Anti Caking Agents (Magnesium Stearate, Silicon Dioxide).