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5-HTP Vita Aid

$44.99

5-HTP Vita Aid helps to promote healthy mood balance, relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia, and reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic. To be used with a program of reduced intake of dietary calories and increased physical activity (if possible) to help in weight management by reducing carbohydrate cravings. Used as a sleep aid.

SKU# VA-015
NPN# 80022678
UPC#814741000157

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5-HTP Vita Aid helps to promote healthy mood balance, relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia, and reduce the severity and duration of migraine headaches when taken as a prophylactic. To be used with a program of reduced intake of dietary calories and increased physical activity (if possible) to help in weight management by reducing carbohydrate cravings. Used as a sleep aid.

Product Facts of 5-HTP Vita Aid
  • Medicinal Ingredients/Capsule: 5-HTP (5-hydroxytryptophan)
  • Specification: from Griffonia simplicifolia (seed)
  • Amount: 100 mg
  • Non-medicinal Ingredients: L-leucine, microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide, hypromellose (capsule)
Suggested Use
  • For healthy mood balance – take 1 capsule, 3 times a day. Take with food. Use for a minimum of 1 week to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond one year.
  • For relief of fibromyalgia symptoms – take 1 capsule, 3-4 times a day. Take with food. Use for a minimum of 2 weeks to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond one year.
  • For migraine prophylaxis – take 1-2 capsules, 2-3 times a day. Take with food. Use for a minimum of 2-3 weeks to see beneficial effects. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 6 months if taking >400 mg per day.
  • For weight management – take 3 capsules, 3 times a day. Take 30 minutes prior to a meal. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 12 weeks.
  • As a sleep aid – take 1-2 capsules, 30-45 minutes before bedtime.
  • To minimize the risk of GI side effects, start dosing at 100 mg, 2-3 times per day and slowly increase to effective dose over 2 week period.
Caution
  • Sleep aid: consult a health care practitioner if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 3 weeks.
  • Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.
  • Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; or if you are taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity (these may include, but are not limited to, L-tryptophan, S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe), St. John’s wort, antidepressants, pain killers, over the counter cough and cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication and anti-migraine medication).
  • Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you show signs of weakness, oral ulcers, or abdominal pain accompanied by severe muscle pain or if you experience skin changes.

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Vita Aid Professional Therapeutics

Why choose Vita Aid products? Exclusive for licensed practitioners - No parallel self-medication product line that shares the same formulas in general consumer's market All products are developed via working with our professional Medical Advisor Group, which includes Dr. John Bender (ND), Dr. Peter Bennett (ND), Dr. Brian Martin (ND), Dr. Martin Kwok (ND, DrTCM), Dr. Hana Weidenfeld (ND), Dr. Lorenzo Diana (ND), Dr. Carol Lin (ND), Dr. Wei-Wei Han, and Calra Cohen (DTCM, RAc). Carefully chosen, high potency, filler-free herbal extracts/isolates(read about extracts vs. tinctures) minimize the number of capsules needed to reach the therapeutic dosages. Vegetarian formulations to meet each individual's lifestyle. Formulations are developed based on human clinical trials where the ingredients and dosages are proven by research to exert health benefits Free of magnesium stearate or other lubricating stearic salts - for higher bioavailability of the active ingredients A Canadian NHPD-GMP certified manufacturer, we develop, market and manufacture all our products. This means that we fully control the quality from the beginning to the end. Using highly bioavailable glycine-chelated mineral sources. All products are in full compliance with the NHPD regulations.
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