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5-HTP, the intermediate metabolite between the amino acid L-tryptophan and serotonin, is extracted from the bean of an African plant (Griffonia simplicifolia). The product is used by many individuals to help promote calmness or relaxation.
Serving Size 2 Vcaps®
Servings Per Container 60
5-HTP (5-hydroxytryptophan) (Griffonia simplicifolia) (Seed)
Other ingredients: rice flour and cellulose (capsule).
Contains no sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
Vcaps® is a registered trademark of Capsugel.
As a dietary supplement, take one Vcap® daily, preferably on an empty stomach at bedtime.
If you are currently taking antidepressant medications please consult a physician prior to use. May cause drowsiness. Store in a cool, dry place.