Oxitriptan is supplied in 50mg or 10mg tablets under the trade names Cincofarm, Levotonine, Levothym, Oxyfan, Serotonyl™, Serovit, Telesol, Trimag, Tript-OG, Tript-OH, Triptene and Triptum™.
Oxitriptan is converted into the brain hormone serotonin in the body. Serotonin is a key factor in mood regulation, eating disorders, and anxiety. Serotonin is also the precursor to the pineal gland's production of melatonin.
Oxitriptan's anti-aging benefits may include the prevention and treatment of depression, maintenance of serotonin levels as the body ages, prevention and treatment of compulsive disorders like overeating, improved daytime alertness and treatment of insomnia.
Side-effects include nausea and mild gastric discomfort.