Many bodybuilders prefer to use Proviron during their training, as it is one of the oldest forms of anabolic steroids. Both men as well as women can use this steroid. However, while using Proviron during the training season, one should be very careful about its side effects. Those who are scared of estrogenic side effects should prefer to use this steroid, as it is specially meant for treating Gynecomastia.
Review of Proviron
This is also available under the name Provironum and is an oral anabolic androgenic steroid. Bayer Schering Pharmaceuticals are manufacturing this steroid which is believed to treat gynecomastia. This is also a prescription drug and can be purchased against any doctor’s advice. Like most of other anabolic androgenic steroids, doctors will never recommend bodybuilders to use it for their performance improvement.
This drug is also produced by a number of other Pharmaceutical companies as well as few underground laboratories. Therefore, you can get this drug under some of the following names:
Not only bodybuilders and athletes misuse this drug, but also it is used as doping compound for horses who participate in racing. It is popular with most of the bodybuilders because of its androgenic effect on the body. Hormones and androgen are responsible for maintaining male sex characteristics.
Bodybuilders generally obtain this steroid from black market sources that are manufactured in certain Asian countries including India. They sell it as Proviron for gynecomastia as an oral tablet of either 25 mg or 50 mg.
Dosage of Proviron
Men and women should choose this drug very carefully. When it is used for medical purposes doctors will recommend 25 mg 3 times a day which means it becomes 75 mg per day. After few days the dosage is lowered to 25 mg either once or twice, which is based on the condition.
However, as a bodybuilder dosage will be higher and it can be 150 mg per day. It can also be stacked with any other testosterone too. If this is to be used for increasing libido or sex drive then it is recommended to take 25 mg to 50 mg. it has been observed that it can help in improving the sperm count too.
If Proviron is used for the entire cycle then it can be very effective in treating gynecomastia for men and hence women should be careful about virilism, which is a male type of characteristic.