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Tryptophan is taken for: Depression Bipolar Disorder

Tryptophan

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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Tryptophan (IUPAC-IUBMB abbreviation: Trp or W IUPAC abbreviation: L-Trp or D-Trp sold for medical use as Tryptan)...
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Tryptophan for Depression
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Does Tryptophan cause Nightmares ?

#14 in Tryptophan discussions - 93 posts discuss Nightmares with Tryptophan. Nightmares is #14 concern in Tryptophan discussions.
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, usually nightmares due to high level of Tryptophan...
" ...I eat turkey or chicken before bed I end up dreaming , usually nightmares due to high level of Tryptophan. Mixture from horror movies and video games I played.... "

How about gaba? Tryptophan gives me nightmares
" ...gaba? Tryptophan... "

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made my guys worse...horrible dreams. I found that 5-HTP...
" Melatonin actually made my guys worse...horrible dreams. I found that 5-HTP in ...handful of peanuts (both with tryptophan) worked much... "

talk, but I think 20 hrs...). ZMA Tryptophan works great...
" ...talk, but I think 20 hrs...). ZMA Tryptophan works great ...Occ include Theanine (relaxation) and melatonin. Tried 1 cap ALRI lean dreams and had the craziest, sickest nightmares, but will... "

I did lousy on Tryptophan. I had horrible nightmares....
" ...I did lousy on Tryptophan. I had horrible nightmares. Gaba...gaba is ...dreams. Too much! Tryptophan...palipitation. Gaba...nope. No heart issues. What about Restoril? It's not add... "

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husband has been taking tryptophan for his panic attacks....
" My husband has been taking tryptophan for his panic attacks. He thinks it helps. ...9 year old was having nightmares, and she is mildly anxious, ...in regards to the nightmares, and it may help... "

adrenaline surges, but can cause nightmares tryptophan - hel...
" ...Atenolol - helps with my BP and heart rate and adrenaline surges, but can cause nightmares tryptophan - helps with serotonin and melatonin and relaxation, but can cause nightmares. Melatonin - help... "

I'm already taking 500 mg of tryptophan and 400 mg...
" ...tryptophan and 400 mg of magnesium right before bed. I'm falling asleep for the most, ok, but waking up in the middle of the night for maybe 1/2 hour or so. He said if I go a long time with this ki... "

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afforded by taking tryptophan. It would probably...
" Re: tryptophan and nightmares , It is ...melatonin production afforded by taking tryptophan. It would probably diminish ...wrote: Can anyone explain why taking tryptophan (any brand) wou... "

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on the other hand has been a very pleasant, no side effect...
" ...taken both 5-HTP and tryptophan--at different times. 5-HTP gave me nightmares and anxiety--yes very unpleasant. Tryptophan on the other hand has been a very pleasant, no side effect way to increa... "

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