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Reason for taking: Anxiety
10/3/2014 1:03:24 AM

Reviewer: shesaid, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This product worked for me in the beginning, and helped with anxiety. Lately though it has caused ear ringing, vomiting, and dizziness as well as feeling out of it.

Reason for taking: Anxiety
9/18/2014 11:02:13 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking 5-HTP for over 6 months now to help me cope with depression, anxiety and panic attacks. I take a break from it for a few days to a week every month and am finding I need it less now than when I first started using it, even when life is giving me lemons. It doesn't get rid of my stress but certainly does help me cope better when I take it. No side effects. Very happy with the ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
9/8/2014 10:36:26 PM

Reviewer: suz219, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
On paper, this looks to be the perfect supplement for me, but soon after I took it, I felt extremely nauseous. It was so bad, I almost went home from work. It made me feel more anxious.

Reason for taking: Anxiety
8/27/2014 9:20:25 AM

Reviewer: dar, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Reason for taking: Anxiety
5/4/2014 1:51:49 AM

Reviewer: tummy trouble , 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have used this for two months now. But started to have a lot of trouble with digestion. After reading this I am stopping use for a few months to see what happens. i also seem to be putting on weight for no reason. It did help me sleep and I took it just before bed. But I'm not willing to risk other problems for a good night sleep.

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