Winstrol or with its other name, Stanozolol , is a doping substance which is found both oral and injection form in the drug sector. The primary benefit of this drug is that it increases the muscle mass and decreases the fat mass by burning the fats in the body and without increasing the body weight so that it increases the body strength. For this reason, it is mostly preferred by body builders and other sportsmen. In addition to this benefits, this drug is also used in the treatment of some disorders such as hereditary angiodema, and anemia, resulting from the lack of red blood cells, and water excretion from the body. It's not causing water retention in the body is the other positive effect of this drug. Winstrol can be used among the women unlike other steroids because it does not cause any side effects that other steroids do such as voice changing, hair lose etc. for this reason it can be used by both men and women. However, like other drugs, it can be cause many side effects when its dosage is exceeded or when it is used for a long time. The possible side effects of this medicine are headache, cramp, the change in cholesterol merits, imbalance in blood pressure, and it also gives harm to liver. In addition to these, it also causes voice changing, clitoral enlargement or persistent erections, sleeping problems and body aches among the users. If these side effects are seen, the users should not continue taking it.
Stanozolol, in bodybuilding, is generally massed with other testosterone-based anabolic steroids. Because of increasing strength without excessive weight gain, Stanozolol is used by many bodybuilders, facilitates increases invascularity, and does not transform to estrogen. It has not got the risk of excessive water retention, and is considered to have a diuretic effect on the body.
Many athletes and bodybuilders use this steroid for losing fat while retaining lean body mass. For protect lean body mass while metabolizing adipose, bodybuilders use Stanozolol in a "cutting cycle" as a special fat-burning, but it has not been proven definitely.
35 – 75 mg is the daily dosage of Stano. Mostly it is used in combination with other steroids depending on requested aims.
It can be taken in combination with Trenbolone or Halotestin. This combination is generally for competitions and dieting periods. The result should be a strongly defined and hard look of muscularity.
Some side effects of Stanozolol are an allergic reaction, swelling of the arms or legs (especially ankles), frequent or persistent erections, or breast tenderness or enlargement, voice changes, hair loss, facial hair growth, clitoral enlargement, or menstrual irregularities (female patients), acne, difficulty sleeping, headache, changes in sexual desire.