14 patient evaluations for 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)

Mar 1, 2010 (Started Feb 06, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for to increase my short attention span)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It's supposed to take a few weeks to work.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 16, 2008 (Started Nov 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Evaluating 4 different brands to feel which is more effective. Since Glutamate is an excitatory neuro-transmitter which poisons Neurons. Increasing Serotonin should counteract it. First brand is Source Naturals - 100mg, will take this for a week then move on. So far effect is calming, better sleep, less clonus and spasticity.

  • 1 helpful mark
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