HealthWise® L-Tryptophan is 100% pure pharmaceutical grade amino acid. This essential amino acid is found in all animal proteins and is often lacking in a vegan diet.L-Tryptophan and the conversion to 5-HTP are known precursors to enhance the neurotransmitter Serotonin; manufactured in the brain and GI tract. L-Tryptophan absorption can be boosted by supplementation with B group vitamins.Tryptophan is an essential amino acid. It is the precursor to 5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) which is the direct precursor to serotonin. Serotonin is important for mood and sleep; when it is deficient; this can lead to anxiety; depression; insomnia and various other neuropsychological conditions. L-Tryptophan works in about 50% of insomnia cases.Tryptophan is the precursor for vitamin B3 in the form of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD). Only about 1/60th of the tryptophan in the body is actually converted to NAD.Did you know?Enjoy your pasta. Carbohydrates also increase your serotonin levels; which help you to feel better and manage your appetite. Viva Italia!”
Features:100% pure powder.Pharmaceutical grade.Packed without fillers or flowing agents.Vegan friendly.Gluten free.Dairy free.HealthWise® Amino Powders are pure pharmaceutical grade powders and are packed by weight not volume; without the use of fillers or flowing agents. Some of the powders are slightly hygroscopic (retain moisture) and this can result in clumping. This can be broken apart with a spoon before taking or dissolved in water.”
Ingredients & Excipients
Ingredients:100% pure L-Tryptophan.Specific weight:One 5ml metric teaspoon = 1000mg.
Dose & Administration
Serving suggestion:1g on an empty stomach; preferably an hour before bed.Tips:Taking tryptophan off the spoon followed by coconut water or juice is a great way to absorb tryptophan; as it has low solubility in water.Low degree heated water (up to 30°C) will aid solubility if unable to take off the spoon. Excessive heating is not recommended as it will affect the stability of the product.”
Warnings:This product is sold as a food only.For specific conditions; please consult your healthcare professional.