Supplements: 5-HTP ‘not safe’ to take with antidepressants – ‘can be dangerous’

5-hydroxytryptophan, also known as 5-HTP, is a popular supplement usually taken to tackle issues such as depression, insomnia and anxiety. This is because it works in the brain and central nervous system by increasing the production of serotonin. The chemical serotonin is known to affect things like appetite, sleep, temperature and pain sensation. “However, 5-HTP […]

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