Griffonia Seeds Extract/ 5-HTP

Product Details:

Product: Griffonia Seeds Extract/5-HTP/ L-5-Hydroxytryptophan

Biotanical Name: Griffonia simplicifolia

CHEMICAL NAME: 5-Hydroxytryptophan

CAS NO.: 56-69-9

Molecular formula: C11H12N2O3

Molecular Weight: 220.2

Plant Origin: Africa

Specification List:

10%-50% 5-HTP,

99% 5-HTP


What is Griffonia Seeds Extract/5-HTP/ L-5-Hydroxytryptophan?

5-HTP is a naturally occurring amino acid which is manufactured from the seeds of an African plant Griffonia
simplicifolia. It is a woody climbing shrub native to West Africa and Central Africa. The seeds of the plant are used as herbal supplement for their 5-HTP content.

5-HTP act as an immediate precursor of serotonin. It crosses blood-brain barrier freely and is readily converted to serotonin. 5-HTP helps improve mood, depression, anxiety & insomnia and migraine. It has been used as dietary supplements or pharmaceutical reagents in North America, South America, Europe and some parts of Asia.


What are the functions of Griffonia Seeds Extract/5-HTP/ L-5-Hydroxytryptophan?

  • 5-HTP can ease the tension, anxiety and improve sleep;
  • 5-HTP has the function of improving microcirculation;
  • 5-HTP is shown benefit to the reduce depression,anxiety;
  • 5-HTP can effectively control appétit, achieve the effect of losing weight;
  • 5-HTP has the function of antidepressant and sedative, having an effect on the nervous system.


Specification List of Griffonia Seeds Extract/5-HTP/ L-5-Hydroxytryptophan

Griffonia Seeds Extract Powder 10%-50% 5-HTP,

Griffonia Seeds Extract Powder 99% 5-HTP


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Recommended Dosage of Griffonia Seeds Extract/5-HTP/ L-5-Hydroxytryptophan

For depression: Several studies have used doses of 150-3000 mg daily in up to three divided doses for 2-6 weeks. Doses have also been gradually increased from 150 mg daily for 2 weeks up to 400 mg daily for 4 weeks.