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User Reviews & Ratings - 5-HTP

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of 5-HTP.

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Reason for taking: Depression
4/8/2010 11:36:09 PM

Reviewer: amber7579, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking 5 HTP for about 6 months and have had no side effects and when i take on a regular basis, feel like my mood is definitely improved. I can tell when I forget to take it. i would not suggest anything other than antidepressants for serious depressions, but for me and my mild - sometimes depression and PMS it seems to work great and i have not noticed any side effects the entire tim ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Depression
10/22/2009 4:24:25 PM

Reviewer: Michael, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken as much as 400mgs of this product with no side effects. I find as little as 200mg has been a great help in easing any "dark" moods I may have.

Reason for taking: Depression
8/28/2009 6:46:04 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i hve been using this trtmnt for 5mos' I started having severe digestive prob, heartburn, spasims of the upper G.I. (alot of pain) & burning. I am going to discon't this particular brand for 1wk, & try another brand.

Reason for taking: Depression
7/5/2009 1:32:46 PM

Reviewer: luvcapkirk, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This product takes a couple of weeks in some cases but totally woth the wait if you dont want to be depressed any more. I take 200mg a day, and boy do I notice the difference when I stop taking it. I hate taking meds but this 5-HTP does the trick for depression and it helps me sleep too.

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