L-Tryptophan is an essential amino acid important in human nutrition for the synthesis of melatonin and serotonin, hormones regulating sleep, positive mood and immune function.* As an essential amino acid, it is not synthesized by the body and must be obtained from the diet. NOW® L-Tryptophan is pharmaceutically pure - every lot is tested to be free of Peak E and microbial contamination.
- Supports Relaxation
- Pharmaceutical Grade (USP)
- Encourages Positive Mood
- Promotes Restful Sleep*
- Vegetarian Formula
NOW® L-Tryptophan is Pharmaceutical Grade (USP).
Suggested Usage: As a dietary supplement, take 1-2 Vcaps® 2 to 3 times daily on an empty stomach or as directed by a health care professional. Best used at bedtime. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® Inositol and Magnesium.
Warning: Keep out of reach of children. Pregnant/lactating women, those taking anti-depressant medications (such as SSRI's or MAOI's), or those with liver disorders, consult a health care professional before using this product. May cause drowsiness.