Information about the drug
Testabol Depot is the market name for a simple but very effective drug Testosterone Cypionate. There is one of the most common esters of testosterone. Cypionate has a half-life of 6-7 days. This indicates that during this time (week) you will not need to do extra injections.
Convenience in application, predictability of reaction, natural principle of action characterized that drug. Simplicity and accessibility.
The drug is used for medical purposes for a long time, it is used to maintain patients after complex surgical interventions, if necessary, quickly restore lost muscle mass, with a lack of sex hormones in men.
Testosterone is the main anabolic hormone in the human body, which is responsible for the development of secondary sexual characteristics, for daily behavior, endurance, strength and courage.
In bodybuilding, testosterone-based drugs are the basis for weight gain and for increasing strength. In power sports it is used for explosive power, when working with heavy weights.
Testosterone has the following properties: Increase in the level of erythrocytes; Set of mass; Increasing of strength; Fat burning; Dynamic stamina.
Testosterone has the ability to influence the production of red blood cells. These cells (erythrocytes) are responsible for supplying our body with oxygen. Given a good oxygenation, our body significantly expands its capabilities. The athlete gets tired less, he needs less time to recover between approaches. It also affects the brain robot, which as a result improves the speed of brain-body interaction, it also affects the reaction time. These properties are extremely important in team sports and martial arts.
Testabol Depot is a long-acting testosterone drug that is used to increase low levels of hormones in the body. It is also sometimes called a testosterone depot.
Testosterone is esterified and, thus, the drug has a rather long-lasting effect. It is available only in injectable form. This anabolic steroid, as a rule, is made on an oil basis and injected into the buttocks area. The drug is slowly released from the injection site for 7-12 days.
Testabol Depot is almost identical to the testosterone enanthate. Although the half-lives and active periods of action are not the same, the drugs are similar. Testosterone is a muscle builder and therefore works great in both drugs.
Testabol Depot works well on its own or in tandem with other drugs. It also has the ability to turn into estrogen, causing gynecomastia.
The active substance of the drug is stored for future use in the body’s fat depots, and is released into the human blood for half a month.
If look one-sidedly, then the long-term effect of the drug on the athlete’s body is quite convenient, there is no need to carry out frequent injections. But it is worth noting that testabol depot retains fluid in the body. Estrogenic activity is the main disadvantage of this steroid. A significant part of adverse reactions can be prevented, the dosages must be strictly observed and post-cycle therapy should be carried out in a cautious manner.
Professionals strongly recommend the use of gonadotropin in long courses lasting more than 4 weeks.
Like other injectable types of testosterone, testabol depot causes an impressive increase in muscle mass and an increase in strength on the course. Testosterone is easily converted into estrogen, so 30% of the mass is in excess fluid, and it is quickly lost after the course. To neutralize this effect, it is necessary to use auxiliary drugs, for example, nolvadex.
In bodybuilding, Testabol Depot is used in the period of recruitment of mass and strength (off-season). The drug is very easy to use so it is widely used novice athletes.
The average dosage is 300-400 mg per week. This will give a good increase in energy, motivation for training and a small increase in weight. To achieve a more pronounced effect, 400-600 mg, the professional dosage borders on 1000 mg.
You should understand that increasing the dosage, increases the chances of exhibiting side effects.
The course lasts about 6 to 12 weeks, in some cases and longer, depends on the skill of the user, to beware of side effects. After the course, you should pause for recovery.
All androgenic and anabolic steroids affect the hormonal background. After a course of therapy, it is carried out in order to restore the production of own testosterone. Testosterone cypionate after 4 weeks of administration is taken simultaneously with Tamoxifen (or Proviron), 20 mg for 3 weeks. If the steroid has been prescribed for more than 2 months, then Tomaxifen is taken for 6-7 weeks.
It is also necessary to take a course of an antiestrogenic drug. Otherwise, gynecomastia develops in men.
The steroid is moderately toxic, therefore, it is recommended to undergo regenerative therapy for the liver.
It’s important to know! An increase in the number of androgen receptors with the help of a steroid, stimulating the conversion of dihydrotestosterone leads to the appearance of undesirable reactions. The balance of hormone production is disturbed and there are more female hormones produced by the body than male hormones. Testosterone Cypionate may cause the following adverse effects in humans:
- Redness of the skin, itching, rash;
- Blood clotting;
- Fluid retention, swelling;
- Brittle bones;
- Baldness on the head or accelerated hair growth on the body;
- Change in blood pressure;
- General irritability, fatigue, lethargy.
This drug is medical product and requires following recommendations of using and storing. It should be stored in the cool dark place, avoiding direct sunlight. It’s also necessary to prevent applying this drug by children.
You MUST consult with your attending physician before you start using this drug. We also ask you to take into account that this drug may cause some side effects, some of them can be life-threatening. If you notice any disturbing symptoms you should to contact with your physician. In some cases, it is necessary to stop taking the drug for a while. Also you must inform your doctor if you taking this drugs with other medicines. So physician can prescribe proper treatment and help to avoid any unpleasant adverse effects.