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.
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
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.
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!