Lasix (Furosemide)

Lasix is not a hormone compound but a diuretic. It belongs to the group of saluretics and to be exact is a loop diuretic. Its effect consists of distinctly increased excretion of sodium, chloride, potassium, and water. A very important characteristic which must be absolutely monitored with loop diuretics is the reabsorption of potassium ions, … Read more

Clomid (Clomiphene Citrate)

Clomid does not belong to the anabolic/androgenic steroid group of products. It is a synthetic estrogen belonging to the group of sex hormones. Clomid is normally used to trigger ovulation in females. Clomid, by stimulating the release of hormones, effects the release of gonadotropin and triggers ovulation in women with anovulatory cycles, who are sterile … Read more

Cytadren (Aminoglutethimid)

Cytadren is not an anabolic/androgenic steroid but a steroid-biosynthesial inhibitor belonging to the group of sex hormones. Cytadren inhibits the build up of androgens, estrogens, and the suprarenal cortical hormones (glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids). Cytadren’s highly anti estrogenic effect inhibits the body’s own estrogen production and prevents the conversion of androgens into estrogens. This helps keep … Read more

Ephedrine

Ephedrine is a sympathomimetic drug and not a hormone compound. It offers athletes three distinct advantages in spite of not being a hormone compound. Ephedrine has clear fat burning characteristics. This occurs since Ephedrine produces heat in the body (thermogenesis). Simplified, Ephedrine slightly increases the body temperature so that the body burns more calories than … Read more

Nolvadex (Tamoxifen Citrate)

This remedy is somewhat different from others since it is not an anabolic /androgenic steroid. For male and female bodybuilders, however, it is a very useful and recommended compound which is confirmed by its widespread use and mostly positive results. Nolvadex belongs to the group of sex hormones and is a so-called antiestrogen. The normal … Read more

Clenbuterol

Clenbuterol, interestingly, is not a steroid compound but its effects are similar to steroids. It is a beta-2-symphatomimetic compound available in various forms of administration, including syrups, drops, liquids, dosing aerosols, injectable solutions, and granules. Clenbuterol causes a solid, highly qualitative muscle growth in tandem with significant strength gain. Clenbuterol, most importantly, has a strong … Read more

Proviron (Mesterolone)

Proviron is a synthetic, orally effective androgen which does not have any anabolic characteristics. Proviron is used in school medicine to ease or cure disturbances used by a deficiency of male sex hormones. Many athletes, for this reason, often use Proviron at the end of a steroid treatment in order to increase the reduced testosterone … Read more

Cytomel

Cytomel contains synthetically manufactured Liothyronine Sodium which resembles the natural thyroid hormone Tricodide-thyronine (L-T3). It is not an anabolic/androgenic steroid but a thyroid hormone. The thyroid gland of a healthy person produces two hormones, L-thyroxine (L-T4) and L-triiodine-thyronine (L-T3). Cytomel is the synthetic equivalent of the latter hormone and causes the same processes as the … Read more

HCG – Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

HCG, is not an anabolic/androgenic steroid but a natural protein hormone which develops in the placenta of a pregnant woman. hCG is formed in the placenta immediately after nidation. It has luteinizing characteristics since it is quite similar to the luteinizing hormone LH in the anterior pituitary gland. During the first 6-8 weeks of a pregnancy … Read more

Human Growth Hormone (HGH) – Somatropin

As with no other doping drug, growth hormones are still surrounded by an aura of mystery. Some call it a wonder drug which causes gigantic strength and muscle gains in the shortest time. Others consider it completely useless in improving sports performance and argue that it only promotes the growth process in children with an … Read more