Anavar is the brand name of Oxandrolone and it is popularly used by bodybuilders and athletes to burn excess fat and lose weight. Anavar a.k.a. Oxandrolone is a mild androgenic so, the side effects and androgenic effects will be dull. It is not recommended to gain hefty muscle mass whereas, the produced muscles will be solid and rigid without water retention. The drug was created by Dr. Raphael Pappo to treat muscle wasting diseases and anemia in 1964 in the trademark name “Oxandrin”. Anavar helped to achieve the lost muscles in HIV/AIDS, burn victims and was very famous in the past years therapeutically. But now it has become the most popular AAS among fitness freaks.
Anavar chemical structure:
This C17 alpha-alkylated drug has a change in the 17th carbon position that allows the drug to survive intake by presenting the first bypass through the liver. The drug would be destroyed without the 17- alpha-alkylated alteration even before entering into the blood stream. Anavar is allowed to survive and enter into the blood stream because of this alteration and it turns active and produces benefits. As we know many persons avoid oral AAS due to the liver toxicity of 17-aa process whereas oral Anavar is an exception. Unlike other AAS, Anavar acts mildly on the liver and most of the users experience little to no rise in the liver enzymes.
How does Anavar benefit users?
The drug benefits when used Anavar oral.
Anavar is typically used for cutting and dieting cycle while retaining lean muscle mass. Impressive weight loss can be noted along with proper diet and exercise.
It is a common perception that testosterone for men and Anavar for women. Females gain rigid muscle mass with a better physical appearance at 5-10 mg itself. And they are free out virilization unpleasant effect during Anavar cycle.
Since Anavar does not convert into estrogen, the aromatization effects are almost nil. It may be possible at higher doses of Anavar. Men need not worry about gynecomastia and edema while on Anavar supplementation.
Anavar post cycle keeps the obtained muscle mass and physical appearance as a long lasting one provided by doing proper workouts and maintaining the diet.
Anavar Doses & Cycles
Since Anavar is a mild androgenic, men require large doses than women to receive noticeable changes. So, most of the males adopt 50 mg per day as a minimum dose and some go till 50 mg per day to attain immediate results. On the other hand, women are more sensitive to AAS and 5-20 mg is fair enough for them. 6-8 weeks is the most common Anavar cycle referred for both the genders. The Anavar benefits would be greater for the people who are already slim.
Anavar side effects:
When used Anavar oral, the side effects are possible. The common oral Anavar negative effects are diarrhea, vomiting, nausea. The severe side effects would be seen at higher doses such as stomach cramp, testicular atrophy, liver cancer, hair loss, jaundice, menstrual issues. These side effects will start to tarnish soon after discontinuing Anavar cycle.