Proviron is a steroid drug of placeolone, which has a sufficiently high androgenic activity and minimal anabolic activity. It is used mainly in sports practice, although it can be used in the medical field.
In sports, particularly in bodybuilding, Schering AG Proviron is used primarily during the AAS course as an adjunct to increase the level of free testosterone / preventing abnormalities associated with reduced testosterone production and inhibiting aromatase / preventing the development of aromatizing side effects associated with aromatization.
In turn, in medicine, Proviron (metorolone) is usually prescribed to improve erectile function and overall normalization of the male reproductive system (for the same purposes it is often used by athletes when an increase in the production of sex hormones is observed due to the use of anabolic and androgenic steroids).
Proviron and its effect
The active substance of the drug, placerolone, is a steroid with pronounced androgenic properties and little anabolic activity. The index of its anabolic activity is only 40% of endogenous testosterone, while the index of androgenic activity is 150% of testosterone. Therefore, the placerolon is considered to be androgen.
We will allocate, that in sports preparation Proviron and its or his active substance (meridian) are appreciated due to several the effects. The first is to increase the concentration of free testosterone (practically does not affect the production of testosterone by the body, but increases the level of free hormone in the blood). This effect is achievable due to the suppression of SHBG activity and is valuable in that it can help prevent various abnormalities associated with testosterone deficiency.
The second significant effect of Proviron is anti-estrogenic activity, namely the ability to suppress aromatization. It is known that the drug is a fairly effective aromatase inhibitor, which prevents the process of conversion of steroids into estrogens. Thanks to this in practice, it can help to eliminate and prevent side effects of estrogenic nature, to which, among others. Refers to gynecomastia.
Note that since Proviron is a strong enough steroid-androgen, which improves the relief / stiffness of muscles, it is often used not only as an aid to the course, but also for drying, when the goal is to obtain the highest quality muscles, for example, before the competition.
Also note that Proviron 25 may exhibit some side effects. Thus, when taking it, there is a risk of androgenic side effects, including: acne, facial and body hair, increased skin fatness, hair loss on the head (baldness). When taking excessive dosages, there may be a decrease in libido. With the withdrawal of the drug, side effects usually go away.
Instructions for taking Proviron
In sports, this drug is used primarily by men as an auxiliary. Women usually do not take Proviron, because it is inappropriate and can be associated with the manifestation of the effects of virilization, which include the following deviations: a change in the body type of the male, increased skin fatness and coarsening of the voice, abundant hair on the body and face.
In bodybuilding, male athletes can take Proviron with considerable benefit, by increasing the level of free testosterone, affecting the process of aromatization, and thus preventing the development of undesirable consequences on the AAS course. Alternatively, athletes can use this drug for drying. The purposes of admission can be different.
If you take only the use of Proviron, carried out on the course of steroids as an auxiliary anti-estrogenic drug, then first of all it should be noted that in such cases the tablets start to drink practically from the very beginning (usually from the first or second week of the course, although all individually). Dosage in which Proviron is used varies from 25 to 100 mg per day (usually 25-50 mg). Drink the drug for the proper effect should be on a daily basis. Why? Because he does not have a very long period of activity – about 12 hours since the last reception.
By the way, the determination of this or that number of tablets for taking the proper dose of Proviron should not be a problem, because the drug has a convenient concentration of active substance – 25 mg / tablet. It turns out that for a dose of 25 mg you will need exactly 1 tablet, for 50 mg – two tablets, or, for example, 4 tablets – for a dose of 100 mg.