5-HTP Drug Interactions

Triptans
Taking 5-HTP with a triptan can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see above), as it can be very dangerous.
 
Tryptophan
Taking 5-HTP with tryptophan can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see above), as it can be very dangerous.
 

Final Thoughts on 5-HTP Interactions

It is possible that not every 5-HTP drug interaction was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific drug interactions with 5-HTP that may apply to your situation.
 
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