5-HTP may help support a wide variety of conditions related to low serotonin levels, including mood and depression, fibromyalgia, insomnia, migraines and obesity. 

Early studies may support that 5-HTP may support with mild-to-moderate depression, by increasing the levels of serotonin in the brain. It has been suggested that 5-HTP may improve symptoms of fibromyalgia, including pain, anxiety, morning stiffness, and fatigue.

Please Note: Depression is an illness not a weakness. If you think you're suffering from symptoms of depression please seek your advice from your health care professional. For more information on depression you may also want to visit the Depression Website