Know the side effects before you use winstrol

Know the side effects before you use winstrol

Stonozolol commonly known as Winstrol is a steroid that was first concocted by American pharmaceutical company Winthrop Laboratories. It has been approved by the FDA for the intake of humans. It is prescribed to both humans and animals for its medicinal use. In humans it is used in the case of

  • Anaemia
  • Hereditary angioedema
  • Joint pains

In animals it is used for

  • Muscle growth
  • Increased red blood cell production
  • Increase bone density
  • Stimulate the appetite

However the athletes use this steroid for non medicinal purpose for its anabolic properties. It is consumed by the athletes and bodybuilders. You should read these Winstrol warnings first  before taking it.Image result for Know the side effects before you use winstrol


So like any other if winstrol is taken without proper precaution it could some serious unpleasant side effects since it is a powerful anabolic steroid. So persons using this steroid for the first time are advised to take the dosage in small amount when starting. You can gradually increase the dosage with experience, once you start a modest winstrol cycle. This can cause masculinisation effects on women who do not wish to lose their feminine appearance..

Side effects

The most complained side effects while using winstrol is the decreased sperm counts and hair loss. Some users are also report the problem of joint pains. This problem can be treated by stacking the following medicines

  • Deca Durabolin
  • Glucosamine
  • Hydrochloride
  • chondroitin

In case if you experience male pattern baldness, lower sperm count or fertility you should stop using this steroid in order to avoid more serious side effects.

Common Side effects

  • Bladder contractions
  • Tender breasts
  • Painful erections
  • Masculinisation
  • Acne
  • Oily skin
  • Facial/body hair growth
  • Male hair loss pattern
  • Aggression
  • High blood pressure

Exceptional Side effects

  • Iron deficient anaemia
  • Prostate cancer
  • Enlargement of prostate
  • High blood calcium level
  • Increased bleeding risk
  • Irritation in stomach and intestine
  • Liver damage
  • Leg cramps
  • Increased or decreased sex drive
  • Water retention
  • Thickening of the skin severely

Scarce side effects

  • Lived cancer
  • Live necrosis
  • Bleeding in the liver
  • Increased fat in the blood stream


We should know that the intake of this steroid leads to liver toxicity but it is very less when compared to the other steroids. This is can be made very minimal by the use of liver support supplements. When you take it in terms of oral steroid it should not exceed 50mg per day and cannot be used continuously for more than six weeks. The doctors recommend that the people who are taking this steroid to drink lots of water not less than 3.5 litres per day. It is important we buy a legitimate steroid not the fake ones available in the market.

Legal Status

It is legal in some countries but in some countries you require a prescription from the doctor to buy this drug.