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5-hydroxytryptophan

(hī-drok″sē-trip′tŏ-fan″ )

ABBR: 5HTP An amine that is a precursor of serotonin. It is marketed as a dietary supplement for depression, insomnia, and weight loss.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "5-hydroxytryptophan." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/743452/all/5-hydroxytryptophan.
5-hydroxytryptophan. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/743452/all/5-hydroxytryptophan. Accessed April 23, 2019.
5-hydroxytryptophan. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/743452/all/5-hydroxytryptophan
5-hydroxytryptophan [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 23]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/743452/all/5-hydroxytryptophan.
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