Winstrol is a steroid that is not intended to be used by humans, as it is a veterinary grade steroid. This is most commonly taken by the bodybuilders and athletes for gaining physique, musculature and performance. The half life of this steroid can get affected with the milligram strength as well as its form. This is available in varied forms including tablets, liquid drops, injection, powder or Transdermal patch, etc. This steroid in its oral form is known as Winstrol and its injectable form is known as the winstrol depot.
Winstrol is a steroid, which is synthetic variation of the male hormone testosterone and is synthesized from dihydro-testosterone, i.e. a metabolite of testosterone. Winstrol is taken by the bodybuilders, so as to enjoy more of its benefits than synthetic forms of testosterone. This depends upon the dosage regimens as well as its milligram strength. Winstrol has been designed, so as to make treatment of the medical conditions like angioedema. The use of this steroid has been discontinued by its users, as its side effects overweigh its benefits.
The winstrol tablets are designed to maintain and regulate male sex features. This has also been observed that the use of this steroid has an impact on glucocorticoid activity in the liver. The type of hormone that serves as a trigger for formation of glucose from amino acids is known as the glucocorticoid. The Amino acids serves as the foundation for construction of the protein. The protein is required by the muscles for strength and energy.
The winstrol tablets are available in different milligram strength. The powdered form of this steroid is available in a few regions of the world and is mixed with the solution for injection. The individuals can get dosage recommendations from different bodybuilding websites and forum groups. The average dosage recommendation for a bodybuilder is 15 mg to 25 mg in a day. The injections of winstrol have the adequate dosage of 150 mg for two to three weeks. But, some of the bodybuilders take 50 mg in a day, which is not recommended.
The half life of the oral winstrol tablets is five hours. The injection form of this steroid peaks for 24 hours. The decrease in the levels depends on the individualized reactions. The use of the winstrol in any of its form can contribute to a number of side effects. Its side effects are similar to that of the side effects of the anabolic androgenic steroids regardless of the delivery method:
- Virilization effects in women and many more.
It is believed that the side effects of the winstrol outweigh its potential benefits. In countries like the US, it is no longer available for human use. This steroid is mainly used for animal care scenarios and environments. The winstrol has synthesized from dihydro-testosterone. The individuals are suggested to make a research about its side effects before making its use, as most of the bodybuilders are of the belief that they are safe on using winstrol.