Alias: 5-HTP , Ghana seed extract
CAS NO: 56-69-9
Appearance: White solid powder.
1. anti depression: 5 - HTP is the amino acid tryptophan metabolite, is a precursor of the serotonin in human body, is used to synthesis of serotonin for human (for normal nerve and brain functions play a role of a kind of important material). For normal nerve matter and brain function, can treat depression.
2. reduce stress and improve sleep: can help human body balance the hormone to control human emotions, improve the quality of sleep, which can effectively suppress pain, so 5 - hydroxy tryptophan has also been used to treat insomnia.