The anabolic-androgenic steroid drostanalone propionate was invented for the treatment of breast cancer, which is its main purpose in medicine.
Drostanolone propionate is a synthetic replacement of the male hormone dihydrotestosterone. Its chemical features give it a big advantage in comparison with other anabolic-androgenic steroids that it does not aromatize to estrogen even if high doses are taken. When the athlete has a very low amount of subcutaneous fat, drostanolone propionate may lead to growth of extremely hard and tight muscles. For this reason, bodybuilders often use it before competitions. It is also used for preventing estrogenic side effects of other anabolic-androgenic steroids, for example to prevent excessive water retention or Gynecomastia.
Drostanolone propionate is popular amongst the athletes, who have problems with using products with high tendency to aromatize into estrogen, or amongst the ones, who prefer using of substances with low hepatotoxicity.
Drostanolone propionate side effects
Side effects of the use of drostanolone propionate are not very serious thanks to the fact, that the product does not aromatize into estrogen. However, very strong acne all over the body, increased aggression, prostatic hypertrophy or fast loss of hair can occur.
Drostanolone propionate dosage
Drostanolone propionate is used four weeks before the competition. An average weekly dose is in the range from 100 to 300 mg. For the maximization of effects, bodybuilders often combine drostanolone propionate with other products, mostly with testosterone propionate, oxandrolone, stanozolol, trenbolone or methenolone enanthate.
Drostanolone propionate is applied per injection. It is available in ampoules and injectable solution. It is a part of the following products: Drostanolone Propionate March, Drostanolone Injection, Mastabol 100, Masteron 100, Remastril 100.