WHAT IS 5-HTP & HOW DOES IT WORK?
Have you ever gone through days when you just feel gloomy, sleepless, and anxious but can’t point a finger at what’s wrong? Anything that you do does not seem to boost your energy levels?
We’ve been there! Happens to the best of us hey? But this could be a sign that you are lacking serotonin in your body. Also known as one of the happy hormones, Serotonin regulates our mood and enhances feelings of happiness and well being.
If you’ve said yes to those questions before, then this product may be for you! 5 HTP or 5-Hydroxytryptophan is an Amino Acid that is naturally produced by the body and aids in the elevation of serotonin levels.
How will this benefit you?
We’re glad you asked. 5-HTP can do wonders for your health that include:
- Helping with depression and anxiety
- Acting as an appetite suppressant
- Reducing migraine effects
- Promoting quality sleep
- Helping with Fibromyalgia- a chronic syndrome triggered by stress causing body and muscle pain
- Reducing hot flashes
- Blood sugar regulation
- Improving mood
- Reducing muscular discomfort
- Helps with morning stiffness
The Science Behind
We get it! It’s boring but it’s important to understand our body and make an informed decision around supplementation. So read on..
5-Hydroxytryptophan, also known as Oxitriptan, is often manufactured from the seeds of Griffonia simplicifolia, an African plant used for diseases wherein serotonin plays a vital role. Being a neurotransmitter in the nervous system, it regulates:
Increasing serotonin levels can thus help with depression, anxiety, insomnia and other conditions.
It is recommended that you take 1 capsule three times a day on an empty stomach, or 3 capsules before bed.
"I've always found 5htp products help me feel less edgy. I actually use it to help with anxiety. Since I stopped using Lexapro I needed something natural that could help. This Emrald Labs 5htp has been as good as previous one's I've had. I'm very happy with this."
- Janeene Campers