You can call dbol as the “great grandfather of all anabolic steroids”. Dr. John Ziegler’s Dianabol is popularly known as dbol. Its pharmaceutical name is Methandrostenolone / Methandienone. Released by Ciba in the United States in 1956.
Dbol is one of the most powerful anabolic steroids. It comes in pills and injectable form under the trade name, Reforvit-B, which is 25mgs of methandrostenolone mixed with B-vitamins. Chemical structure of dbol is 17 beta-hydroxy-17alpha-methyl-1, 4-androstadien-3-one. Molecular weight of dbol is 300.44; formula is C20H28O2; and Anabolic/Androgenic Ratio (Range) is 90-210:40-60.
Dianabol of the 1970’s, one of the most widely used anabolic steroids bodybuilder and power jocks. Dianabol used by almost every Mr.Olympia from Scott to Zane in competetion. Because of Dianabol, it helped Arnold Schwarzenegger to win his first of seven Mr Olympia titles. Dbol abundantly used by bodybuilders until banned by the U.S. FDA under the Controlled Substances Act.
Furthermore, this product has a great effect on protein metabolism. Because effecting protein synthesis, supports protein buildup. While maintaining a positive nitrogen balance which can also have a positive effect on well being. While helping bodybuilders to increase their muscle mass, strength and improve muscle stamina. Due to helping them gain 2-4 pounds each week for six weeks. Because if taken combined with proper nutrition and training of course.
Dianabol often took in cycles and usually stacked with various other anabolic steroids. Gives the best results combined with other anabolic steroids. Commonly stacked with Deca-Durabolin or Primobolan, and yet perhaps even Equipoise. Also stacked with injectable anabolic steroids, such as enanthate, cypionate, and sustanon.
STUDIES – Studies conducted on dianabol in the early 80´s showed that high doses of dbol (100mgs/day for 6 weeks) decreased plasma testosterone to about 40%. Studies concluded that dbol increases fat free mass as well as increasing strength and performance.
SIDE EFFECTS – The some side effects include acne, gynecomastia, liver infections, increased body weight, excess fluid retention, high blood pressure, faster heart beat and early hair loss. Therefore it may develop strong masculinization features in women.
PRESENT STATUS – Most of all, Methandrostenolone -presently banned by the U.S. FDA and Dianabol now sold as dietary supplement or “legal steroid“. Since the methandrostenolone production in most of Western Europe and the United States stopped, but it’s still produced in countries, such as Mexico under the trade name Reforvit-b, Russia, and Thailand. It’s amply available on the U.S. black market.
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