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A 23-year-old female asked:

can 5 htp be taken for anxiety, temporarily? daily meds carafate, zantac, gaviscon. amoxicillin for minor infection 7 more days. history of pvcs, tachycardia, gerd, eoe, ibs

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
5 HTP: 5 HTP is typically used for depression, not anxiety. It’s best for you to see your doc and ask about supplements. He/she may be able to refer you to a natural health provider. Peace and good health.

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Last updated May 20, 2019

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