Recently, Testosterone cypionate has gained great popularity among athletes. This is a long steroid, the activity in the body of which is 15-16 days, and the elimination half-life is from 6 to 8. The drug is an oil-based injection. Cypionate is also used solo, but is most often taken in combination with other steroids.
These are drugs of a pharmacological nature that affect the acceleration of the process of protein synthesis in cells, which as a result contributes to an increase in muscle mass (a process called anabolism). All steroid drugs are designed to mimic the effects of male hormones - testosterone and dihydrotestosterone.
Testosterone cypionate and enanthate are interchangeable, as both are oil based injectable steroid and have a long-acting period in the blood. Testosterone cypionate muscle mass and strength gains are great. Because this seroid convert to estrogen water retention occurs. Gynecomastia can take place due to high levels of estrogen in the body, symptoms of gynecomastia are knots in nipples, pain and swelling. In this case when it appears that symptoms is indicated to be used Provimed or Tamoxifen. Users who are sensitive to estrogen are advised to use these drugs since the beginning of the cycle to prevent any symptoms.
Androgenic side effects are oily skin, acne, hair loss and hair growth on the body. These side effects are caused by the conversion of testosterone into dihydrotestosterone.
Testosterone cypionate is injected once in week. The optimal dose varies between 200-800 mg. If you increase the dose of 1000 mg per week then the side effects will exceed the accumulation of muscle mass.