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Studies related to Cortisol and 5-HTP

L-5-hydroxytryptophan Induced Increase In Salivary Cortisol In Panic Disorder Patients And Healthy Volunteers

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 48
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44, 45-64
Body Types Overweight, Average
Notes for this study:
In healthy persons and persons with panic attacks, 5-HTP at 200mg increased levels of circulating cortisol relative to placebo over the course of 4 hours after ingestion of a single dose.