5-HTP vs Melatonin

5-HTP
Melatonin
Other name: 5-Hydroxytryptophan 5-Hydroxytryptophan
Other name: Melatonex Melatonex
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Insomnia
4.3
Concern level
2.7
Helpfulness
for Insomnia
4.5
Concern level
3.1
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Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
Lozenge, Oral Drops, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
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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Melatonin , also known chemically as N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine, is a naturally occurring compound found in animals, plants and microbes. In animals, circulating levels of the hormone melatonin vary in a daily cycle, thereby allowing the Entr...
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Top Concerns
5-H
Withdrawal Symptoms
6
Serotonin Syndrome
5
Addiction
3
Drowsiness
2
Dizziness
1
Mood Swings
1
Euphoria
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Grogginess
1
Nightmares
1
Top Concerns
Mel
Anxiety
9
Addiction
4
Grogginess
4
Drowsiness
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Exhaustion
3
Headaches
3
Nightmares
2
Vivid Dreams
2
RLS
2
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0
Addiction
5-H
Mel
3
4
Drowsiness
5-H
Mel
2
3
Dizziness
5-H
Mel
1
0
Mood Swings
5-H
Mel
1
0
Euphoria
5-H
Mel
1
0
Vivid Dreams
5-H
Mel
1
2
Grogginess
5-H
Mel
1
4
Nightmares
5-H
Mel
1
2
Anxiety
Mel
5-H
9
0
Addiction
Mel
5-H
4
3
Grogginess
Mel
5-H
4
1
Drowsiness
Mel
5-H
3
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
Mel
5-H
3
6
Exhaustion
Mel
5-H
3
0
Headaches
Mel
5-H
3
0
Nightmares
Mel
5-H
2
1
Vivid Dreams
Mel
5-H
2
1
RLS
Mel
5-H
2
0
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About 5-HTP
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...
Read on Wikipedia
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5-HTP
About Melatonin
Melatonin , also known chemically as N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine, is a naturally occurring compound found in animals, plants and microbes. In animals, circulating levels of the hormone melatonin vary in a daily cycle, thereby allowing the Entr...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Melatonin
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