The overall rating for tryptophan is 2.2 out of 3 meaning there is some evidence that this supplement does some (not all) of what it claims. Using this supplement may lead to some improvements.
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Overall Effectiveness Rating
The overall effectiveness rating for tryptophan is 2.2 out of 3. This rating means the evidence is mixed on the supplement's ability to deliver positive results. While some of the research supports its use, other evidence does not. Using this supplement may lead to positive results. Note, this effectiveness rating is for tryptophan as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.
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Research Rating for Tryptophan
There are 4 studies in the database on tryptophan; the research rating is 25. 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. Note, this research rating is for tryptophan as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.
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Products Containing Tryptophan
|Products Names||Amount of Tryptophan|
|Modern Man Smash||40mg|
|Amino Synergy Caffeine Free||Amount not listed.|
|Animal PM||Amount not listed.|
|Bomba EAA Intra-Workout||50mg|
|Full list of all 279 products containing Tryptophan.|
The overall ratings above are an average of the individual claim ratings below. Individual claims may have higher or lower ratings compared to the supplement's overall rating. For example, some supplements may have excellent backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on a claim below for more information.
|Performance Claims||Effectiveness Rating||Research Rating|
|improve cycling performance||improve running performance||decrease fatigue|
|Mental Health Claims||Effectiveness Rating||Research Rating|
|improve cognitive ability|