Griffonia Seed Extract Powder, 5-HTP

Griffonia Seed Extract Powder, 5-HTP

1. Product Name: 5-HTP , 5-hydroxytryptophan, Griffonia seed extract.
2. CAS No.: 56-69-9
3. Specification: 5-hydroxytryptophan, Min 99%, HPLC.
4. Test Method: HPLC
5. Latin Name: 5-HTP

Product Details

What is Source of 99% 5-HTP ?

 5-HTP is extracted from natural Griffonia seed, the beans of a vine which native to Africa. In African folk medicine, Griffonia seed is reputed to be an aphrodisiac, as well as an antibiotic and a remedy for diarrhea, vomiting, and stomachache.

Recent years, some researches indicate that Griffonia seed can raise serotonin levels of the brain. Serotonin is significant to brain chemistry and especially important in problems of depression, insomnia, and eating disorders. Theoretically, supplementing with Griffonia seed can raise serotonin levels and provide relief from depression and insomnia. While Rongsheng Biotechnology always works for leading healthy life for human being so now Rongsheng has become one of the most professional manufacture of 5-HTP.

Griffonia seed also can regulate appetite by means of increase serotonin, leading to weight reduction for obese persons, at the same time, helping normalize the weight of people suffering from anorexia nervosa.

 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), also known as oxitriptan is a naturally occurring amino acid and chemical precursor as well as a metabolic intermediate in the biosynthesis of the neurotransmitters serotonin and melatonin from tryptophan.



5-Hydroxytryptophan, Griffonia seed extract, 5-HTP

Extraction source

Griffonia seed

Active ingredients



Min 99%

Test method



Pharmaceutical Grade, Food grade,


White powder

Peak X


Heavy metal

10ppm max


2ppm max

Total Plate









For 0.5kgs to 5kgs, Aluminum foil bags + Aseptic bag vacuum packaging

For 25kgs, double-layer Aseptic bag + Paper Drums

Shelf Life

2 years when properly stored



1. To ease the tension, anxiety and improve sleep;

2. With the function of improving microcirculation;

3. 5-HTP is shown benefit to the reduce depression,anxiety;

4. Effectively control appĂ©tit, achieve the effect of losing weight;

5. With the function of antidepressant and sedative, having an effect on the nervous system.



1. 5-HTP can be used as raw materials of drugs for anti-bacterial, anti-depressants, anti-tumor and sedation, 5-Hydroxytryptophan is widely used in fields of pharmaceutical and health products;

2. It can be used as insomnia,other similar symptoms of psychasthenia and lose weight product raw material,5-Hydroxytryptophan is widely used in health products industry;

3. It can be used as dietary supplements increased therapeutic function, 5-Hydroxytryptophan is wide used in field of dietary supplement products;

4. The griffonia seed extract powder can be used as products of sedative and anti-bacterial, they are widely used to add to beauty product in cosmetic industry.


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