Effects of 5-hydroxytryptophan on Eating Behavior and Adherence to Dietary Prescriptions in Obese Adult Subjects

Adv Exp Med Biol. 1991;294:591-3. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4684-5952-4_73.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Randomized Controlled Trial

MeSH terms

  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan / adverse effects
  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan / pharmacology*
  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan / therapeutic use
  • Adult
  • Anorexia / chemically induced
  • Diet, Reducing*
  • Dietary Carbohydrates
  • Feeding Behavior / drug effects*
  • Female
  • Food Preferences / drug effects
  • Food Preferences / physiology
  • Humans
  • Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid / urine
  • Middle Aged
  • Nausea / chemically induced
  • Obesity / diet therapy
  • Obesity / physiopathology*
  • Obesity / psychology
  • Patient Compliance*
  • Satiation / drug effects
  • Serotonin / physiology*
  • Smell / drug effects
  • Taste / drug effects

Substances

  • Dietary Carbohydrates
  • Serotonin
  • Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid
  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan