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What medications can interact with 5-htp?

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    What medications can interact with 5-htp?
    Certain medications can interact with 5-HTP, most often prescription anti-depressants and pain medications that raise serotonin levels. Watch rheumatologist Natalie Azar, MD, explain why 5-HTP can be dangerous if you are taking these medications. 
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