Do not use if you are using a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) or if you are pregnant. Children, lactating women, those taking psychiatric or neurological medications should consult their healthcare professional prior to use.
Possible side effects may include but are not limited to:
- stomach problems
- sexual problems
- muscle problems
Serotonin syndrome, which is caused by a buildup of too much serotonin in the body, is characterized by:
- Agitation or restlessness
- Rapid heart rate and high blood pressure
- Dilated pupils
- Loss of muscle coordination or twitching muscles
- High blood pressure
- Muscle rigidity
- Heavy sweating
- Goose bumps
If you believe that you are experiencing any adverse reactions, please see your healthcare professional immediately. Each individual may react differently to any product or supplement. We always recommend that you consult with your healthcare professional prior to considering the use of Serotonin Nutrients or any supplement.
These side-effects are more likely if the recommended dosage is exceeded, if you are taking too high of a dose when first starting, or if taken on an empty stomach. Always take this product with food. Dr. Ben Lynch recommends starting with a small dose and only working your way up if needed.