Is Post Cycle Therapy Necessary After Clenbuterol?

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Clenbuterol – Effect like Steroids

Introduction

Clenbuterol is a drug that is not a steroid but does have a steroid-like effect on muscles. Because it is classified as a beta2-agonist, it can be used as a medication for asthma. The FDA in the United States, however, has not approved human consumption of Clenbuterol at this time.

In our industry, clenbuterol (better known as clen) is usually known as the “cousin” of ephedrine. That’s because clen stimulates beta-2 receptors as a beta-2 agonist. Essentially, that means clenbuterol allows you to burn stored fat calories (your bodyfat) as energy before you reach other sources of fuel. Read More..

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Drugs that Builds Muscles

Clenbuterol Side Effects

Because of the steroid effect, people at times will take Clenbuterol as a supplement to help them lose body fat and also grow muscle mass. They may even take it along with other hormones as steroids. Lot of websites, including evolutionary.org, does state that Clenbuterol has not been proven to have an anabolic effect in humans, and that it is not considered a drug that builds muscles. It is, instead, more of a stimulant that boosts the metabolism and helps to burn fat.

Healthline.com lists some side effects to watch out for if you are taking Clenbuterol. These include a fast heart rate, a fast breathing rate, pain in your chest, tremors, and heart palpitations. Clenbuterol consumers also need to be aware that this drug can cause electrolyte levels to become imbalanced.

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Clen Daily Dose – 0.06 to 0.12 milligrams

Clenbuterol Dosage

When taking Clenbuterol for performance enhancement purposes, there are three ways you can take the drug. You can be injected with Clenbuterol or you can take it orally by tablet or by a liquid suspension. The daily dose you would take would be about 0.06 to 0.12 milligrams. You would start with a lower dose and then raise the dose slowly over approximately two weeks, take a rest from it, and then resume the cycle.

Since we are talking about cutting, mainly DHT compounds will be used to get lean. Think anavar, winstrol, maybe some proviron. Adding cardarine (GW-501516) and clenbuterol would also be beneficial. Let’s put together a cutting cycle with 4 compounds for 8 weeks. Read More..

Unlike with anabolic steroids (SARMS), you will not need Post Cycle Therapy, or PCT, with Clenbuterol use. Clenbuterol does not affect your body’s hormone levels. Instead, stop Clenbuterol for two weeks. You do need PCT if you are taking Clenbuterol with steroids.

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Performance Enhancement Purposes

I’ve been writing about the perfect PCT stack for a while, and it seems a lot of guys still have questions about the way to run the right kind of PCT. The perfect PCT is not just an idea or concept or a medical study, it’s something you have to develop with countless years of trial and error. I have written thousands of PCT regiments over the last 20+ years in the industry, and I can safely say that PCT is tricky at best. Read More..

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