L-Tryptophan is an essential amino acid important in human nutrition for the synthesis of melatonin and serotonin, hormones regulating mood and stress response. L-Tryptophan helps support relaxation, sleep, positive mood and immune function.* As an essential amino acid, it is not synthesized by the body and must be obtained fromt he diet. Every lot of NOW® L-Tryptophan is tested to be free of Peak E and microbial contamination.
As a dietary supplement, take one or two 1/4 level teaspoons 2 to 3 times daily on an empty stomach or as directed by a health care professional. Best used at bedtime.
|Serving Size:||Two 1/4 Level Teaspoons (1.0 g)|
|Servings Per Container:||57|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet. † Daily Value not established.|
|L-Tryptophan (Free-Form)||950 mg||†|
Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
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.
Caution: Do Not Eat Freshness Packet Enclosed.
Store in a cool, dry place.
This product is sold by weight not volume.