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

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Reason for taking: Anxiety
11/9/2013 1:53:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i was under Cymbalta and lamo for 2 years, spoke to my pcp and decided to dropped, i was terrified for the withdrawal syndrome but then i was recommended by my therapist about this option and it really works, i am taken my vit B, and when you combine with melatonin for trouble sleepers as me they work perfect together, i am so happy feeling so confident and i dont have the mood changes or trouble ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
11/6/2013 9:20:18 AM

Reviewer: marilbem0928, 65-74 Female

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have had extreme digestive upset since starting this supplement. Is this unusual?

Reason for taking: Anxiety
10/17/2013 1:02:12 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
5-htp has worked well for me so far. i started to take it recently to help me keep my anxiety and stress levels down. i have Hoshimitos thyroid disease and keeping stress levels down is extremely important for many reasons but also for weight loss. i usually wake up several times through out the night and for the first time in a long time i slept a full night, actually 9 hours with out waking up!! ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Anxiety
10/15/2013 12:38:10 AM

Reviewer: cmc64, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Freakin out with all the DIARRHEA! Now nauseous as well...hope it stops tonight, so I can function properly at work.. Man, I really Hoped this would help me...too bad!?

Reason for taking: Anxiety
10/3/2013 7:07:42 PM

Reviewer: SHaras, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After reading a book that described how anxiety and depression can cause an "overfocussed" kind of brain, I decided to try 5-HTP. I had been suffering from symptoms related to PTSD. After a very short time, I started sleeping through the night. I'm so glad I tried this before going on anti-depressants!

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