Manufacturer: Global Anabolic
Chemical name: Anastrozole
Size: 50 pills
Arimidex (Anastrozole) is one of the most reliable anti-estrogen that are in the market nowadays which is used to aid the estrogen side effects caused by the usage of anabolic steroid for a long period. Anastrozole was firstly used to help with the treatment of breast cancer, it even took the place of Nolvadex (Tamioxifen Citrate) due to its high efficacy, great results and low side effects. But now its famous among anabolic steroids users due to its ability to decrease the levels of estrogen to a favorable levels where no side effects are noticed while using the anabolic steroids.
Arimidex is a very powerful anti-estrogen drug, by the way its acts it belongs to AI (Anti-Aromatase Inhibitor) group. As it is known, Aromatase is a type of enzyme that causes an increase in estrogen levels in the body done by converting testosterone to estrogen. Her where Arimidex role starts, decreasing the Aromatase concentration thus lowering the estrogen in the body .
Stacking this drug with other strong hormones that promote estrogenic side effect will protect you from them. Gynecomastia (man breast) is considered one of the major side effects of high estrogen levels in blood for a long period. Water retention is also considered due to high levels of estrogen in blood, and isn’t need for a bodybuilder specially when a competition is near. This drug prevents this side effect and others from happening if taking correctly.
The dosage may defer from an individual to another. Some Athletes take the dose of 0,5mg every other day, it is a very common way . some may take 1mg depending on their needs. However pro bodybuilder may consume a dose of 1mg per day for two weeks before a competition to get that hard appearance and the shredded look.
Arimidex as any other drug in the market has its own side effects, it only depends on the way the body reacts to it. Those who are on anabolic steroid may not suffer the same side effects as those who are not using them.
Some of the side effects for those who are not steroid users may include:
- Tingly feeling on skin
- Weakness and fatigue
- Nausea and vomiting
- Bad sleep
Make sure to contact your doctor if any of these side effects appear:
- Shortness of breath
- Bone fracture
- Allergic reaction, rash, swelling of face or lips
- Elevating in blood pressure
**Please make sure to consulate with your doctor before taking this drug, and check with him in case any of these signs and symptoms develop.