Clenbuterol was widely used for asthma treating due to its ability to dilate the bronchial muscles. But the majority of people know this preparation for its other features. In many countries all over the world, Clenbuterol is an extremely popular preparation for muscle mass gaining and stamina increasing. It is a constituent of many steroid courses for effective bulking and has been used by professional bodybuilders for many years already. In this article, we are going to review the most important information about this preparation including its recommended dosage, mechanism of action, the effect of the drug taking and possible side effects. This article is not a prescription for this drug taking so prior including it into your next steroid course you should consult with the specialists to avoid negative influence of this preparation on your health.
Besides the weight loss, performance enhancement, muscle mass gaining effect, Clenbuterol can provide you with the fat loss effect too. Thus, this medication doesn’t only increase your stamina and helps your muscles to grow solid but also significantly reduces the amount of fat in your body. This preparation remains in your organism during around six-seven days after its taking. However, the traces of its main components may be found in the blood of athletes even in eight or more days. In the majority of cases, this preparation is taken together with growth hormones and other anabolic steroids to achieve the maximal effectiveness.
Summing up everything mentioned about Clenbuterol, we want to claim that it is an effective preparation which is widely used for asthma treatment and for muscle mass gaining. Also, it helps to reduce the amount of fat in the organism. As well as other steroids and anabolic drugs, it can cause serious negative influence on your health in case of exceeding the recommended dose or its incorrect taking. Current preparation is prohibited from taking by World Anti-Doping Agency, so in case if it is found in the blood of sportsmen, they will be immediately disqualified from the competitions. To get the desired effects from this preparation taking and not to face the side effects it is highly recommended to be stick to the prescribed dosage of Clenbuterol taking.
Clenbuterol is a beta-2-agonist. Beta-2-agonists are used in treating bronchial asthma. They dilate the airways to narrow during an asthma attack. It works by copying the effects of natural substances such as adrenaline and norepinephrine, substances produced in the body. These substances prepare the body for action, that exercise or when subjected to stress. One of the effects of these substances is to open the airways so that more air can reach the lungs. They should not be used when you have serious kidney and liver and should be used carefully when your heart and circulation problems, thyroid, diabetes.
Clenbuterol acts selectively on beta-2 receptor. When acting on them is a general increase in body temperature, increased metabolic rate and decreased appetite. For these reasons Clenbuterol is used by many athletes to lose weight without ever lower muscle mass. In addition to the thermogenic effect, Clenbuterol has a catabolic effect.
Clenbuterol loses its thermogenic effects after 8 weeks when body temperature returns to normal. That is why most athletes who use it, use a thermometer to check their body temperature. Clenbuterol increases a little, and when the temperature returns to normal, administration should be stopped and made a break for the body to adapt.
Anabolic effect of the drug disappears after 18 days. Considering the long duration of halving the most efficient method of cyclization would be 2 weeks on 2 weeks off, for no more than 12 weeks in total. The half-life of clenbuterol is 35 hours.
As well as all other steroids or anabolic drugs, Clenbuterol also has a negative influence on your health in case of increasing the recommended dosage or its incorrect taking. Possible side effects which may occur during taking this preparation are the electrolyte dizziness, nervousness, imbalance, causeless anxiety, trembling, pain in the chest, heartthrob, intermittent breathing and increased heart rate. Because of these side effects, Clenbuterol is prohibited from taking by people with heart problems as it may cause irreparable harm to their health.
But these side effects do not occur absolutely in all consumers of this drug.
The most intense side effects usually develop during the first 3-4 days after the start of the course. It is will be continued until your body adapts.
Because of Clenbuterol can be used both for asthma treatment and muscle mass gaining, the recommended dosage for these two cases is different. In order to get the desired effect and gain solid muscles together with fat loss, it is recommended to take from 0.06 to 0.12 milligrams of this preparation per day. Athletes and bodybuilders can obtain this drug in a form of injections, tablets or pills. At the same time, for asthma treatment, the recommended dosage of this preparation is lower and is equal to 0.02 – 0.03 milligrams per day. In this case, the medication can be obtained either as inhaler or tablets.