Q: “For various injectable anabolic steroids, how much per week would you suggest for a woman who wants very low risk but still very significant results? I don't mean relative to professional female bodybuilders or today's 'fitness' competitors, but for being able to add say a solid 5 lb of muscle, help lose a little fat, and see a worthwhile strength gain. And what are the … [Read more...] about Weekly Injectable Steroid Dosages for Women
Q: “How do you recommend women arrange steroid cycles in terms of duration? Are the factors basically the same as for men? Do the 2-week cycle ideas apply, or is there as much importance to limiting duration as there is for men?”A: In deciding how many weeks anabolic steroid cycles should be, the concerns for women are almost entirely different than for men.For men, the … [Read more...] about Women and Steroid Cycle Length
Q: “Which is better for a woman to use, long-acting injectable steroid esters, or short-acting? I mean in terms of risk of virilization versus anabolic benefit. And, should women front-load anabolic steroids at the start of the cycle as you say men should.”A: In and of itself, the things that matter here are blood levels and convenience, rather than the esters themselves. … [Read more...] about Women and Short-Acting Versus Long-Acting Injectable Anabolic Steroids
Q: What are the best anabolic steroid for women? Are Anavar and Primobolan the best bets to minimize masculinizing side effects? A: It may seem surprising but IMO Anadrol (oxymetholone) is a good choice for women who wish to be conservative yet have very effective results. I don't specialize in cycles for women and don't choose to involve myself with it -- it almost only … [Read more...] about What are the Best Steroids for Women?
In this series of articles, I will attempt to bring clarity to two common myths about endocrinology. The first myth is the notion of the exclusivity of "male" and "female" sex hormones. While it is true that men have higher concentrations of testosterone and lower concentrations of estrogen and progesterone than women, all of these sex hormones play vital roles in both sexes. … [Read more...] about Contrarian Endocrinology Part 1 – Testosterone for Women