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5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), also known as oxitriptan (International Nonproprietary Name), is a natural product amino acid and chemical compound precursor (chemistry) as well as metabolic intermediate in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitt...
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St John's wort (traditionally now commonly , as spelt) is the plant species Hypericum perforatum, and is also known as Tipton's Weed, Chase-devil, or Klamath weed.With qualifiers, St John's wort is used to refer to any spec...
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5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), also known as oxitriptan (International Nonproprietary Name), is a natural product amino acid and chemical compound precursor (chemistry) as well as metabolic intermediate in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitt...
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St John's wort (traditionally now commonly , as spelt) is the plant species Hypericum perforatum, and is also known as Tipton's Weed, Chase-devil, or Klamath weed.With qualifiers, St John's wort is used to refer to any spec...
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As Scott said, I tried 5HTP too. It made me feel even...
" Hi Chuck, As Scott said, I tried 5HTP too. It made me feel even more tired than I already did, so I quit taking ...after a few weeks. I prefer St. John's Wort. I take it all at... "

I have ordered some Happy Days 5HTP and...
" ...also feel down, lack motivation and resent other people, criticise others and I feel inadequate and am over-sensitive. I have ordered some Happy Days 5HTP and have taken St John's Wort in the... "

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same reaction when I take 5htp but not citalopram. I had...
" ...st john's wort, the first with minor effect and the second 'kira' worked very quickly and effectively. However, after a few days of it working I had a reaction whereby my skin felt like it was cra... "

I recently switched SJW for 5HTP because it also helps to...
" ...correctly diagnosed with PTSD (for ...and started taking: Acetyl L-carnitine and St. John's Wort and it works wonderfully for me. I recently switched SJW for 5HTP because it also helps to suppr... "

don't want meds try 5HTP. It helped me a bunch, for awhile....
" ...like many, many others, suffer from severe chronic depression. In my case, some ...really don't want meds try 5HTP. It helped me a bunch, for awhile. St John's Wort isn't that great, but may wor... "

for depression. and forgo the st johns wort 5htp is a great...
" ...fact that no one takes st john's wort period, and the ones ...is a better more popular choice overall to go with 5HTP, b vitamins, fish oil, and maybe some L-tyrosine ...the st johns wort 5ht... "

work for me either. But 5htp does work well with st...
" Melatonin dosen`t work for me either. But 5htp does work well with st John`s wort. But be aware these are both mild anti depresants and need to be cycled one way or another. And I`ve taken... "

Now I'm on the Rhodiola and 5 htp (50mg)and so far so goo...
" RHODIOLA AND 5-HTP \"I sent feedback about a ...had an itchy rash in response to St. John's Wort! I tried the St. ...the same thing happened. Now I'm on the Rhodiola and 5 htp (50mg)and so far s... "

Now I'm on the Rhodiola and 5 htp (50mg)and so far so go...
" RHODIOLA AND 5-HTP\ \\\"I sent feedback about a ...had an itchy rash in response to St. John's Wort! I tried the St. ...the same thing happened. Now I'm on the Rhodiola and 5 htp (50mg)and so fa... "

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5-htp. Make sure to get good quality though. It works for...
" ...and 5-htp. Make sure to get good quality though. It works... "

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