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Reason for taking: Anxiety
5/19/2012 12:40:13 PM

Reviewer: southcalmed, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This treatment really helped with my anxiety. It also help me with my weight. I'm 19 and it helped me lose 40lbs over 6 months. As for the toxicity described above: The use of L-Tryptophan as a dietary supplement was discontinued in 1989 due to an outbreak of eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome (EMS) that was traced to a contaminated synthetic L-Tryptophan from a single manufacturer. Because of its ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
3/6/2012 9:55:52 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this for anxiety and it didn't work for me. About 30 minutes after waking up, my heart rate was up to 120 bpm. I was pretty much having full blown panic attacks in the mornings. I took it later in the afternoon, so I don't know if this was because I was withdrawing from the last dose. Oddly enough, I had this same reaction recently when I was on Prozac. Oh well, Xanax works for ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
2/13/2012 1:50:26 AM

Reviewer: Alvin, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a 47 year old male. I started taking 5-HTP because it is a natural, accessible solution to anxiety, possibly related to ADD. I noticed the results within 15 minutes! I felt a calm that I have not known for YEARS! I was just peaceful, kind of like I didn't really care about anything, but I DID still care; I just wasn't hyper-vigilant, or uptight about anything! It hasn't reduced ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
1/14/2012 8:12:01 AM

Reviewer: Maria, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I began taking 5-HTP three days ago because I had compulsive behavior and drank too much. Within hours of taking this I felt 90% better. It has given me my life back! I HIGHLY recommend it. Thank you Lord.

Reason for taking: Anxiety
10/2/2011 6:41:51 AM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Este medicamento 5-htp es una maravilla. Por mucho tiempo he tenido el problema de ansiedad y pensamientos negativos. Me enfocaba en las malas cosas de la vida ademas me irritaba por cualquier cosa y no disfrutaba mi familia. Fui a Costo el otro día y estaban pasando muestras gratis para probar este producto 5-htp . Ese mismo día lo tome como al medio día, el resto del día fu ... Show Full Comment

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