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    Reason for taking: Depression
    7/27/2016 6:33:28 AM

    Reviewer: Chris, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I take a 100mg pill in the morning every 4-7 days and its very good for treating depression. Effects usually hit 2-4 hours after taking it: general boost in mood, difficult to think negative thoughts, warm fuzzy feeling, sometimes even euphoria. Feelings of love, from loving what you're doing, to feeling better about people around you. Similar feeling to MDMA. I don't know why, it might ju ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Depression
    6/13/2016 3:01:15 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have high functioning autism and was prescribed anti depressants. When mentioning 5HTP to my psychiatrist, was told that Zoloft more accurately focused on the neurological problem. This was even after taking it for over 6 months and telling her that I experienced tardive Dykinesis type facial tics (I have been prone to tic side effects from many medications before). I continued on the Zoloft f ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Depression
    6/6/2016 1:28:57 AM

    Reviewer: jessm19, 19-24 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am surprised to have experienced immediate elevation in mood in the first week of dosing 100mg of 5-HTP a day. I have been struggling with depression and anxiety lately and decided to go back to taking this after losing all motivation for things and needed a "pick me up". My previous experience I used the recommended dose of 100 3x a day and it caused me to have more anxiety and letha ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Depression
    5/26/2016 3:16:21 AM

    Reviewer: SALTP1, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

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    Reason for taking: Depression
    5/5/2016 6:40:58 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    good for light depression. works for me.

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