Tryptophan is an essential amino acid. It is important in inducing sleep, increase duration of sleep and improving quality of sleep. It can raise the pain threshold and has an antidepressant effect. It can inhibit insulin release, raise blood sugar and decrease appetite. Tryptophan deficient diets cause Pellagra which is characterized by dermatitis, diarrhea and dementia since it is a precursor of niacin. It is beneficial in some forms of schizophrenia and Parkinson's disease.
1-10 drops under the tongue, 3 times a day or as directed by a health professional. Consult a physician for use in children under 12 years of age.
For temporary relief of symptoms related to tryptophan sensitivity including sleep issues, bloating, poor digestion, flatulence, constipation, digestive malabsorption, food sensitivities.
These statements are based upon traditional homeopathic practices. They have not been reviewed by the Food and Drug Administration.
- Tryptophan (6-12-30-200X)
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