Griffonia simplicifolia is an African plant which is extracted to produce 5-HTP, the intermediate metabolite between the amino acid L-tryptophan and serotonin.
- Sustained Release - Amino SR™
- Supports a Positive Mood*
5-HTP is a naturally occurring amino acid that’s a precursor for the neurotransmitter serotonin, which supports a positive mood and outlook and may help to manage appetite.* NOW® 5-HTP Sustained Release (Amino SR™) Tablets allow for steady release and more gradual utilization of 5-HTP, and may be better tolerated by individuals who are sensitive to conventional 5-HTP supplements.
This sustained release tablet is formulated for full release within 4 hours.
For adults only. Not recommended for pregnant/nursing women. Consult physician if taking medications (especially antidepressants), or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness and mild transient GI symptoms. Take with food in case of GI upset. Keep out of reach of children.