5-HTP vs St. John's Wort

5-HTP
St. John's Wort
Other name: 5-Hydroxytryptophan 5-Hydroxytryptophan
Satisfaction Score
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4.1
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
5.0
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Depression
5.0
Concern level
1.7
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Depression
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Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
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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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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Top Concerns
5-H
Withdrawal Symptoms
8
Serotonin Syndrome
6
Addiction
4
Drowsiness
3
Dizziness
2
Mood Swings
2
Euphoria
2
Vivid Dreams
2
Grogginess
1
Nightmares
1
Top Concerns
St.
Serotonin Syndrome
4
Weight Gain
4
Headaches
3
Mood Swings
3
Irritability
3
PMS
2
Weight Loss
2
Allergy
2
Nausea
2
Dizziness
2
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Withdrawal Symptoms
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Serotonin Syndrome
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6
4
Addiction
5-H
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4
0
Drowsiness
5-H
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3
0
Dizziness
5-H
St.
2
2
Mood Swings
5-H
St.
2
3
Euphoria
5-H
St.
2
0
Vivid Dreams
5-H
St.
2
0
Grogginess
5-H
St.
1
0
Nightmares
5-H
St.
1
0
Serotonin Syndrome
St.
5-H
4
6
Weight Gain
St.
5-H
4
0
Headaches
St.
5-H
3
0
Mood Swings
St.
5-H
3
2
Irritability
St.
5-H
3
0
PMS
St.
5-H
2
0
Weight Loss
St.
5-H
2
0
Allergy
St.
5-H
2
0
Nausea
St.
5-H
2
0
Dizziness
St.
5-H
2
2
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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...
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5-HTP
About St. John's Wort
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...
Read on Wikipedia
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St. John's Wort
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