Ingredients & DescriptionL-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.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|L-Tryptophan (Free-Form)||1.0 g (1,000 mg)*|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.|
† Daily Value not established.
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.
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule), Cellulose and Stearic Acid (vegetable source).
Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Vegetarian/Vegan Product. 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. Keep in Bottle.
Disclaimers: *These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. NOW® L-Tryptophan is Pharmaceutical Grade (USP). Vcaps® is a registered trademark of Capsugel. Store in a cool, dry place. Please Recycle.
*Not intended to diagnose or treat diseases or ailments, and is not reviewed by the FDA.Uses & Indications.