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NOW Foods

Double Strength L-Tryptophan

Double Strength L-Tryptophan

Item: NWF253

  • Promotes relaxation and restful sleep

  • Encourages positive mood

  • Vegetarian/vegan formula

1,000 mg 60 Tabs

MSRP $37.99
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Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 Tablet

  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
L-Tryptophan (Free-Form) 1 g (1,000 mg) *

* Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: Cellulose, Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Croscarmellose Sodium, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Silica and Vegetarian Coating.

Suggested Usage: Take 1 tablet 1 to 3 times daily on an empty stomach, with final dose at bedtime, or as directed by your physician.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (especially antidepressants such as SSRIs and MAOIs), or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness. Do not use with alcoholic beverages or while operating heavy machinery. Keep out of reach of children.

Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.

Natural color variation may occur in this product.

Store in a cool, dry place after opening.

  • Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients.
  • Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
  • Non-GMO
  • Vegetarian/Vegan
  • Recyclable Bottle.

Shipping Weight

.26 lbs

  • Promotes relaxation and restful sleep

  • Encourages positive mood

  • Vegetarian/vegan formula

L-Tryptophan helps support relaxation, sleep, positive mood and immune function. L-Tryptophan is important in human nutrition for the synthesis of melatonin and serotonin. As an essential amino acid, it is not synthesized by the body and must be obtained from the diet. NOW Double Strength L-Tryptophan is pharmaceutically pure - every lot is tested to be free of Peak E and microbial contamination. Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients.

NOW Foods Double Strength L-Tryptophan Reviews

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Double Strength L-Tryptophan is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 24.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sleeping better already Sleeping better already. My naturopathic physician, perhaps unlike others, is highly selective about her nutritional supplement recommendations. She was definitely right on this one !
Date published: 2016-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very useful helps me in combination with other like products
Date published: 2015-12-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from L-Tryptophan 1000 mg NOW Foods Have used this product for better than 2 years. It is very effective for me and I recommend it for its helpfulness in restful sleep.
Date published: 2014-04-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from bedtime relaxer Really helps me fall asleep, along with melatonin, but a little large to swallow for my small throat!
Date published: 2013-10-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz I have been taking this product for a long time. They help me to sleep without any unwanted side effects.
Date published: 2013-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works well The wife takes this product on a regular basis and seems very pleased with the results. When she gets down to a dozen or so caplets she always reminds me that it is time to re-order. Overall, I am very pleased that this product has been made available by Swanson's. A name that I have come to completely trust for a quality product at a fair price.
Date published: 2013-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product. One of these at bedtime helps keep my mood elevated and also helps me sleep. I used to take the 500mg tablet, twice a day, but it is easier, for me, to just take this at bedtime.
Date published: 2013-03-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Didn't Like For some reason Now's 1,000 tablet form did not work for me. I normally use Now's 500mg CAPSULES and these work great for me (as expected). It was horrible not having the effective Tryptophan in my system that I'm used to. Since many people like this product it's obvious different formulas work differently for each person. If you're new to Tyrptophan be sure to find what works for you. I've used Tyrptophan for over 5 years, and with both Swanon's and Now 500mg CAPSULES I get great results, and those effects where felt in just three days. This product fell completely flat for me even the next day.
Date published: 2013-02-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I Sleep Better I take 2 of these every night before bed. I had started not being able to sleep well and when I would wake up in the middle of the night I could fall back to sleep. Now I fall back to sleep easily. I make sure I am never without these!
Date published: 2013-02-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My mind and body go 'aahhhh' when I use this. I've found this to be very effective.
Date published: 2013-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from L-Tryptophan 1000 mg by NOW Waking up in the middle of the night---or even upon waking up near morning---I nearly always can quickly return to sleep with just one 1000 mg. tablet and have used the NOW brand for years.
Date published: 2012-11-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Swanson brand L-Tryptophan I substituted this brand of L-tryptophan because you were temporarily out the "Swanson" brand that I have been purchasing over 2 years. This brand had no effect on me and now I am stuck with it. What a waste of money. i hope you have the Swanson brand that I am used to real soon. Jean Stachon
Date published: 2012-10-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gets the job done! Both my husband and I have problems getting to sleep at times. This L-Tryptophan works well.
Date published: 2012-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It REALLY helps me go to sleep reasonably fast!
Date published: 2012-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works! I have to take 2 of these, but they do work for sleep. I will occasionally get up in the night if I have to, but I can usually fall quickly back to sleep. I've already purchased 2 bottles of this from Swanson and I plan to order more. Can't beat the price! :)
Date published: 2011-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally Something That Works! My twin sister recommended this for relaxation and sleep and it was amazing, even from the first day! I've highly recommended it to friends and family and will be buying another supply shortly. Thank you, Swanson Health Products!!
Date published: 2011-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from help me to go to sleep very good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Date published: 2011-07-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantabulous! Wonderful! I take Now L-Tryptophan along with Now Thyroid Energy. My mood has improved tremendously.
Date published: 2011-07-04
Date published: 2010-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very effective I bought this amino acid to help with relaxation, so I get a better night sleep. I have to say it does relax me. I like Now Foods products.
Date published: 2010-10-11
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