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5-HTP 50mg

5-HTP 50mg

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Size: 90 Vegetarian Capsules
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BioBalance 5-HTP (5-Hydroxy-L-Tryptophan) is an extract from the Griffonia simplicifolia seed, a naturally occurring amino acid that is the precursor in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitters serotonin and melatonin. Serotonin and melatonin have various functions including regulation and support of appetite, mood and sleep.

Provides Support For:

  • Normal sleeping patterns
  • Feeling of well-being
  • Stress relief
  • Emotional balance

Ingredients Per Serving (1 Capsule)

5-HTP (5-Hydroxy-L-Tryptophan) 50mg
Other ingredients: Cellulose, rice flour, magnesium stearate, colloidal silicon dioxide


Adults: Take 1–2 capsules daily, or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Griffonia simplicifolia is a woody climbing shrub native to West Africa and Central Africa. It grows to about 3 m, and bears greenish flowers. The plant's black seeds are rich in the active ingredient 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP).


  • Please consult your healthcare professional before taking 5HTP.
  • Should not be taken with antidepressant medications.
  • 5-HTP can cause nausea and diarrhoea in some individuals. It is advised that you stop taking 5HTP if you experience this.
  • Do not exceed recommended dosage.
  • Not to be taken if pregnant or, breastfeeding, or on antidepressants. This product may cause drowsiness and should not be taken while driving or operating heavy equipment.


bb-gluten-free.jpg bb-dairy-free.jpg bb-nongmo.jpg bb-vegetarian.jpg GMP-Certified Vegan

Always read the label and use as directed.
Supplementary to a balanced diet.

Or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Store below 30°C in a dry place.
Keep out of reach of children.

TAPS Code: PP1758
Pharmacode: 2512041

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  • Overall pain relief and mood improvement

    Posted by Lavinia on 10th Jun 2016

    I have had fibromyalgia for 37yrs. This is the 1st product thats helped me in any way. Stabilized my sugar cravings.As I’ve always struggled with food addiction. Reduced my constant headaches by at least 30%. Overall pain relief and mood improvement. I’m feeling like life is worth living

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Our mission is to offer you a way to stay well, feel great, live your life with the energy and vitality you deserve, to allow you to stay True to Your Nature™.

The Butler Family has 30 years’ experience in the natural health industry, a strong understanding of the benefits of natural health products and a respect for the powerful healing abilities of plants. From this deep knowledge base and New Zealand’s rich natural environment comes BioBalance: a range of high-quality, mainly plant-based, vegetarian and ethically sourced natural health products for local and international markets.

We believe natural health products should be cruelty free and contain nothing that damages the natural environment. As part of a balanced lifestyle, we use our products to keep ourselves and our families in optimal health: we insist they be the safest and most effective natural solutions available.

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