Testosterone cypionate. Effects, dosage and all necessary information.
Nowadays Testosterone cypionate has achieved a great popularity among athletes. It is a long steroid, its activity in the body is equal to 15-16 days, and the half-life is equal to 6 to 8 days. This drug is produced in a form of an oil-based injection. Because of the steroid remains active in the body for a long time, it is able to accumulate and retain water in the body, and in some cases even better than other steroids. Cypionate can be used both solo and in combination with other drugs, but most often it is taken in combination with other steroids. Getting into the body, Testosterone Cypionate begins to act according to the same scheme as natural Testosterone in human organism. It causes a decrease in the tone of the voice,and is responsible for the normal level of libido, nervous excitability and aggression, the growth of muscle mass.
Testosterone has an effect on anabolic receptors, which increases the nitrogen retention in the muscle fibers, which directly affects the growth of muscle mass. Despite the fact that Testosterone Cypionate has a huge number of advantages, it has several disadvantages too. The main disadvantage of this steroid is that it is strongly prone to aromatization, it means that it is converted into estrogen. If there is an overabundance of estrogen in the male body, the process of feminization of the organism starts (females signs appear). Among estrogenic side effects are: fluid accumulation, gynecomastia and growth of adipose tissue by female type. In addition, there is a decrease in libido, the suppression of sexual activity, in some cases it can lead to the atrophy of the testicles. Most of these side effects are easily prevented if the drug is taken correctly. Thus, the main rule while taking this steroid is to be stick to the dosage.