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Basic information of 5-HTP (Griffonia Seed Extract )
Aug 05, 2020

As a hormone in human body,5-HTP is the precursor substance of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine,5-HT). 5-HTP can help the production of 5-HT in the body and produce 5-HT under the action of decarboxylase, thus becoming the prerequisite substance of melatonin.5-hydroxytryptophan is mainly found in legumes, especially5-htp griffonia seed extract in Ghana seeds, which contain up to 20% 5-HTP.It's made from the seeds of a west African medicinal plant.5-HT relates to basic functions of the nervous system such as arousal, emotion, etc. It also controls the transmission of language, movement and sensation in the body.

5-HTP (Griffonia Seed Extract ) is used against depression to lose weight;It can improve sleep (taking 5 - HTP into serotonin in the body, but cannot be through the blood-brain barrier into the brain serotonin, so must be 5 - HTP through blood-brain barrier first, then converted into serotonin in the brain, and can really play to the role of the stable 

5-hydroxytryptophanemotions and promote sleep quality, oral after 5 - HTP, only about a third to a half can truly to the brain is converted into serotonin, a large proportion is before entering the brain blood circulation has been converted into serotonin);

Alleviate premenstrual syndrome;Relieve migraines, tension headaches, chronic headaches, etc.

Its basic physical and chemical information is as follows: not easy to dissolve in water, soluble in alcohol, melting point: 298℃, boiling point is 520.6℃, white to white fine powder.It is worth noting that when combined with monoamine oxidase inhibitors or SSRI antidepressants, 5-HTP can lead to acute serotonin syndrome.When combined with carbidopa (as in the symptomatic treatment of Parkinson's disease), 5-HTP tends to cause nausea and vomiting.Potential side effects include: Potential side effects include heartburn, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, drowsiness, sexual and muscle problems.

If you need wholesale 5-HTP certified Kosher and Halal or for any inquiry or further information, welcome contact [email protected]. Natural Field Ltd. would always provide you an all-in-one solution.

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