Q: "How should HCG be used in post-cycle therapy (PCT)?"A: Ideally, HCG should not be used at all in PCT. For steroid cycles, HCG really should only be used in PCT if a mistake has been made which needs a correction.When it's used in PCT, the purpose is to correct testicular non-responsiveness or atrophy which has developed during a cycle. The longer the cycle, the more … [Read more...] about Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) and Post Cycle Therapy (PCT)
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Q: What would post cycle therapy (PCT) be like for female steroid users and for what reasons?A: In the case of pre-menopausal females, tapering the anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) would be the best treatment.Anabolic steroid administration, like males, causes the HPGA to shutdown. However, stopping the AAS will produce menopausal like symptoms, therefore tapering … [Read more...] about Post Cycle Therapy (PCT) for Female Steroid Users?
Hi William, what are your thoughts of using growth hormone during PCT? A: I think it is certainly a viable option, though the main focus is preserving lean body mass and not increasing the return to homeostasis with androgen production. The main support for this use of GH came from a study published in 2001, in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism (volume 86 … [Read more...] about Is Growth Hormone Useful During Post Cycle Therapy?
Q: OK, I have been on test cyp for about 6-7 months now. I am going to try to come off. I AM NOT GOING TO PCT, unless can be avoided. Tell me why I should, and what to expect, and look out for, IN A NUTSHELL!!! …Why it is I should actually have to do this, instead of just blindly across the board telling everyone to "do their PCT". I am truly concerned about taking these drugs, … [Read more...] about Is Post-Cycle Therapy (PCT) Really Necessary?
Jose Canseco admits to health problems resulting from the discontinuation of anabolic steroids in the A&E documentary "Jose Canseco: The Last Shot" premiering Monday night, October 20th.Jose Canseco, the former baseball superstar who blew the whistle on the game's steroid scandal, has used steroids himself for the past 24 years. Now Jose wants to finally get clean, but … [Read more...] about Jose Canseco Suffering from Anabolic Steroid Induced Hypogonadism
After a cycle, we have one goal: to hold onto the gains we made during the cycle. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done, because the levels of various hormones and other substances that were circulating around your body during the cycle (huge amounts of testosterone, insulin-like growth factor, growth hormone, and lower amounts of muscle-wasting glucocorticoids) are now … [Read more...] about Post Cycle Therapy (PCT)