Can 5-HTP Be Used to Treat Depression?

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Yes 5-HTP also known as 5-Hydroxytryptophan can be used for depression. It's a wonderful amino acid that very quickly goes through our blood brain barriers so affects change quite quickly. So really wonderful, if a person also has depression and anxiety, if a person also has issues with insomnia and also actually 5-HTP has been shown for weight loss, so all around 5-HTP is a wonderful choice.