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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), also known as oxitriptan (International Nonproprietary Name), is a natural product amino acid...
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5-HTP for Depression
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5-HTP & Binge Eating

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" ...time during TOM, too. I take 5-HTP regularly to control my binge-eating disorder, and I've learned I... "

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" 5 htp This works for me. When I eat it, on an empty stomach, I get nauseated. However, it does keep ...productive. And my appetite has decreased. I still ...adds to my binge eating episodes, ... "

" ...Binge Eaters I have used this supplement - 5-htp - for depression, anxiety, insomnia. it was very helpful for my ...to suppress the urges to binge and crave foods, ...i have less urges to bi... "

" ...on Phen and having a problem controlling binge eating. The Phen is ...eat when I'm reading) I'm taking 1/2 a 37.5mg in the morning and CLA. I'm I right that 5-htp helps with carb cravings... "

" ...like being on prescription meds. 5-HTP helps combat my lethargy and binge eating, but I have to keep the dose low because higher doses interfere with my cognitive abilities. I wouldn't say it... "

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" ...So I've been taking 5-HTP sporadically for months ...anxiety and mood issues. But through some research a few weeks ago I discovered it's also a treatment for binge eating. Since then I've been... "

" ...going last week about binge eating and 5HTP (among other ...the serotonin, baby. Why do you think the pharmalogical treatment of choice for Binge Eating Disorder is an SSRI (serotonin... "

" ...good news is that I really feel that the 5 HTP has totally gotten rid of my ...Again, not worth it. I'm curious, does anyone else find that alcohol triggers binges even if you're using 5-HTP? "

" ...The Mood Cure by Julia Ross. it explains a lot about binge eating. Second, try taking supplements. I take GTF Chromium to keep my blood sugar stable and 5 HTP for emotional support. These... "

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" ...is an herbal based supplement that helps raise serotonin levels that have been battered by long-term stress. It works great for stress related depression, helps stop binge eating and carb craving a... "

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