5 HTPN (50mg) is a nutriceutical agent, prescribed for depression along with other medications.
It is an essential amino acid in human diet needed for normal growth.
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Drug information on 5 HTPN (50mg) (Tryptophan) from Molekule India Pvt. Ltd.
Drug Name : Tryptophan
Tryptophan(Tryptan) generic 5 HTPN (50mg) is a nutriceutical agent, prescribed for depression along with other medications. It is an essential amino acid in human diet needed for normal growth.
More Info about Tryptophan
Trade Names for Tryptophan
Adult: PO- As L-tryptophan: The recommended dose is 1 g 3 times/day. Max: 6 g/day.
Nausea, headache, lightheadedness, drowsiness and eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome.
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with food.
Contraindicated in patients with eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome, and hypersensitivity.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver or kidney disease, elderly, suicidal thoughts, depression, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Patient may develop with increased risk of suicidal thoughts; watch them carefully.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.