5-HTP is a building block of serotonin, the “feel good” neurotransmitter that regulates our moods, sleep cycles, and even influences our response to pain. Preliminary evidence suggests that supplementation with 5-HTP may promote weight loss by helping to reduce appetite and caloric intake.* Herbal Alchemist 5-HTP provides natural mood-enhancing ingredients to promote well-being and stress reduction, which may be especially beneficial to those on a weight management program.* Contains 180 capsules – up to 6 times as many as our competitors! All Herbal Alchemist products are USA manufactured in an FDA registered facility according to strict cGMP standards. Our formulation is non-GMO, gluten-free, and all natural. * These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.