What is Serotonin?

Category: Supplements


Serotonin, also known as 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT), is a chemical in the human body that helps regulate feeling of wellbeing and happiness. It is typically only available from compounding pharmacies.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Serotonin

Side effect Patients
Decreased sex drive (libido) 1


Based on patients currently taking Serotonin

Dosage Patients
200 mg daily 1


Currently taking Serotonin

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Serotonin.