5-HTP

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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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Does 5-HTP cause Seizure Disorder ?

#100 in 5-HTP discussions - 23 posts discuss Seizure Disorder with 5-HTP. Seizure Disorder is #100 concern in 5-HTP discussions.
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5HTP daily to counteract this. It does not help me when...
" I've been taking Lamictal for 3 years now for a seizure disorder. When I do not ...medication, and I have been taking 5HTP daily to counteract this. It does not help me when I miss ...has really helped... "

as I have had a seizure disorder since I was 14 and I...
" ...a nap today, which was LOVELY! Will look into 5-HTP. Avoiding Evening Primrose oil...as I have had a seizure disorder since I was 14 and I think that might... "

contraindications. I've been taking 5-HTP for two years now...
" ...contraindicated for someone with a seizure disorder? Have you tried any sort of natural alternative, like 5-HTP? My doctor tried to get ...the contraindications. I've been taking 5-HTP for two years now... "

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cant take 5-htp I recently found this; Some evidence hints...
" I cant take 5-htp I recently found this; Some ...evidence hints that the supplement 5-HTP could potentially exacerbate or initiate ...a seizure-related illness called myoclonic seizure disorder. this... "

with a nondescript seizure disorder before restless...
" I was diagnosed with a nondescript seizure disorder before restless leg really became a thing. I went through nightmares trying to figure out ...its mostly omega 3 and 5htp. I highly recommend it to... "

about continuing to take the 5-HTP? I couldn't live without...
" ...contraindicated for anyone with a seizure disorder so that may have caused ...some trouble for you. Have you thought about continuing to take the 5-HTP? I couldn't live without ...for quite a while. Anyway,... "

. With my seizure disorder, I feel jittery if I don't slee...
" ...with her often. I've taken melatonin in the middle of ...years of experimenting with mel, 5htp, theanine and later Klonopin, I ...I woke up. With my seizure disorder, I feel jittery if I... "

sleep meds with my seizure disorder. In the mean time,...
" I'm off of the dilantin, and on Lamictal . It kicks in about 5 hours after I take it, and no more sleep for me. I started out taking it at 9:30 like I was doing with the dilantin, and I was waking... "

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ne and 5HTP work for me. I tested low on pregneno...
" ...combo of melatonin, theanine and 5HTP work for me. I tested low on ...far as energy goes, I'm still working on it. Giving up caffeine has helped my enery levels stabilize ...DMAE if you have a seizure... "

and found 5-HTP. It has done wonders for me without...
" ...contraindicated for someone with a seizure disorder or only to be prescribed ...a chemical antidepressant and found 5-HTP. It has done wonders for me without any side effects. This may not be... "

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