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swanny1969 Thu 30-Jun-11 21:47:40

Hi I was recommended 5-HTP in the healtth shop today to help with the low feeling, tearfullness, anxiety, lack of sleep general rubbbish feeling I have! Has anyone else tried thhem? I have search net and cannot find many reviews.
Dont want to visit GP yet as I am hoping to stay on top of mood, but yesterday was horrible and I haven't really stopped crying since monday! My kids are 7 and 10 so its not PND.


Chocattack Thu 30-Jun-11 22:05:16

Is this any help? [tries to place a link]

madmouse Thu 30-Jun-11 22:30:38

try St johnswort instead if you're not on the pill

OpusProSerenus Thu 30-Jun-11 22:32:42

Not just the pill to watch out for madmouse, it interacts with loads of other prescribed medications too. Always check with your pharmacist if on any other meds

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