5-HTP increase weight loss

Does 5-htp increase weight loss?

Effectiveness Rating for 5-HTP's Ability to Increase Weight Loss

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well 5-htp is able to increase weight loss. The overall rating for this claim is 3 out of 3. The research shows the supplement's ability to deliver on this particular claim is warranted. Using 5-HTP to increase weight loss will most likely lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for 5-HTP's Ability to Increase Weight Loss

The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.

There are 3 studies in the database on 5-htp; the confidence rating is 60. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.


Title of Study
The effects of oral 5-hydroxytryptophan administration on feeding behavior in obese adult female subjects
Effects of oral 5-hydroxy-tryptophan on energy intake and macronutrient selection in non-insulin dependent diabetic patients
Eating behavior and adherence to dietary prescriptions in obese adult subjects treated with 5-hydroxytryptophan

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