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Taking lexapro and protein powder(contains l tryptophan). Is this going to cause serotonin syndrome?

Posted 29 Aug 2013 by RICKY50 3 answers

Have been agitated ,confused and memory problems. Its only protein powder, naturally contain amino acids including tryptophan.

Can I take Citalopram with supplements containing Tryptophan.

Posted 31 Aug 2009 by jbellx3 1 answer

... supplements, but no noticable problem with food containing Tryptophan. I take quite alot of protein shakes(bodybuilding) and my protein powder contains Tryptophan. Its a whey protein, and I would assume comes from natural substances. Every proetin that I read about, seems to contain ...

What is the difference between tryptophan and L-tryptophan?

Posted 27 Nov 2010 by 2scootersmom 1 answer

What does the "L" stand for?

Tryptophan - Was on 300 mgs 5-HTP for about 1mo; coming off Opana's to Methadone-MY CHOICE - after 6

Posted 30 Mar 2011 by FeelingSoGood 3 answers

Trying to find out more info about L-trytophan... Had tried 5htp while I was going down from Opana's to Methadone - MY DECISION; I refused to take more - had been on it since it first came out... Went down 75% - as methadone is 1/2 the strength of Opana's - ER & IR. Now down to 2 meds ...

Lexapro vs. Tryptophan?

Posted 19 Mar 2015 by crazylady11 3 answers

I was just prescribed lexapro for long term low level depression. The problem is I don't realize I'm depressed until I'm coming out of it a month later! I took 10 mgs the first day and was really fatigued but couldn't sleep either which didn't help. It killed my ...

I just started taking L-Tryptophan and am AMAZED at how much calmer I feel. The anxiety feelings?

Posted 22 Oct 2009 by 2muze 1 answer

... are gone. I tried both Kava Kava and GABA. While years ago I got great relief from Kava Kava, this time around nothing. The GABA reaction was immediate and it made my anxiety much worse. I quit taking it immediately. Will the effect of L-tryptophan diminish over time, thus causing me to ...

Can I take tryptophan and xanax?

Posted 3 Aug 2011 by fitpak 2 answers

Tryptophan - allergic reaction like dry mouth,nausea,headache & sluggish limbs, will these go away?

Posted 26 Aug 2011 by marleneh 2 answers

Do you know if symptons will go away or increase after stop taking?

I happened to be reading information on Tryptophan and how it can be used for depression. My?

Posted 18 Dec 2012 by caupied 3 answers

... question is: Is Tryptophan an ingredient in certain medications? Or, is Tryptophan it's own individual medication? I am already diagnosed with Clinical Depression and Mood swings and currently taking Wellbutrin and Lamictal. Also, how do I become a member of this group?Thank you, Celeste

Tryptophan - It does Tyrophan comes in capsules or powder?

Posted 10 Apr 2013 by karmita1225 3 answers

My kid's doctor prescribe it, but is coming in powder and hard to dissolved, stills hard as small sand's stones. Even to remove from the glass I have to leave it for a while into warm water, but stills hard as pieces of sand stones. It is possible this is the reason my kid got kidney ...

Can valdoxan be taken with tryptophan?

Posted 30 Jul 2014 by admac100 2 answers

Lexapro and tryptophan please help?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by endritk2 1 answer

Lexapro and tryptophan please respond!? I am on a high protein diet (160-170g) which is important to me and I will not change this. Today, I just started lexapro 5mg, but tryptophan can have a reaction with lexapro and can cause serotonin syndrome. Do they mean only tryptophan supplements? Is ...

How much should be taken daily for sleep and has anyone noticed weight gain using L-Tryptophan?

Posted 5 Dec 2009 by Bubba_NJ 2 answers

I have terrible sleep issues that may be related to fibromyalgia. I just read an article on fibro and it seems to be the only thing that carries a possible genetic link. My mom (86), me/male (59), and my youngest son (12) all have major league sleep issues. It skipped my oldest son (16). The ...

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