What is Pure encapsulations 5-HTP?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)

Pure encapsulations 5-HTP is a brand of 5-Hydroxytryptophan or 5-HTP a naturally-occurring amino acid marketed in the United States and other countries as a dietary supplement for use as an antidepressant, appetite suppressant, and sleep aid.

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Why patients stopped taking Pure encapsulations 5-HTP

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Stopped taking Pure encapsulations 5-HTP

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1-3 months 1

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There are no evaluations for Pure encapsulations 5-HTP.