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Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
How long does it take to work I just feel dowsy thinking of not taking it any more
Posted 19 Jun 2015 by • 2 answers
5-Hydroxytryptophan - Is it safe to take 5 HTP for extended periods of time or should it be stopped?
Posted 8 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
Posted 6 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I took latuda 40mg for depression and abnormal/negative thinking, but I am still depressed get these unwanted thoughts and always scared of something as if something is going to happen to me. I can't laugh fully or enjoy life. So I decided to try 5-HTP and not take my other medicine. I am ...
Posted 19 Oct 2016 by • 5 answers
Also panic attacks
Posted 24 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I am just starting, hoping for some depression relief without having to get to the "meds" necessity. I have had success with Sam-E before, and had this suggested to me because of the lower side effects listed over conventional meds. I guess I want to know how long to expect to be on it ...
Posted 24 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
I started on 5hpt yesterday and I felt great. I took 100mg 3 times daily without food, the last dose was about an hour before bed. I don't think I got any sleep at all. Has anyone had success by lowering the dose or shifting the times taken.
Posted 7 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
I'm currently on 20mg citalopram and I tried 5-htp to help with sleeping. I've been looking online and apparently it's very dangerous! It's the first time I have taken them together and (obviously) because of what the Internet is telling me I'm getting extremely worried! ...
Posted 22 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 28 Apr 2016 by • 3 answers
I've had bad experiences with anti-depressants and anxiety medications and want to try a more natural method. I've taken 5 htp off and on over the years and haven't noticed any change. Maybe I didn't take it regularly enough. But I recently started taking it again (200 MG a day) ...
Posted 23 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... twice a week and benefit from it?
Posted 7 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
If not then how long do I need to wait to not have too much serotonin 5-HPT and welbutrine
Posted 24 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
I was taking the supplement 5-HTP for about a while before I was prescribed fluoxetine. I stopped taking the 5-HTP when I started the fluoxetine. Could my prior use of 5-HTP have changed the way the fluoxetine affected me, or caused it to be less effective?
Posted 14 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
I've been taking trazodone, first at 100mg, then 200 for a month. I've noticed that all it does is make me groggy but unable to sleep and make me gain weight, so how long should I wait before it's safe to take 5-HTP with getting Serotonin Syndrome? Thanks.
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