Clomiphene Citrate - a drug belonging to the group of antiestrogens. It is popular among bodybuilders that use steroids for sports purposes. It is used by male athletes in post-course therapy and helps to cope with the unwanted consequences of taking anabolics.
Description of the drug
Clomiphene Citrate is available in tablet form. The manufacturer is the Greek company Anfarm Hellas S.A. One tablet contains 50 mg of the active substance - Clomiphene Citrate, which blocks estrogen receptors in the pituitary gland and exhibits anti-estrogenic properties.
The drug affects the hypothalamus-pituitary testis axis, resulting in increased production of luteinizing and follicle stimulating hormones. As a result, testosterone production in testicles is increased.
Clomiphene is also used for medical purposes. It helps to stimulate egg maturation and correct anomalies that prevent conception - anovulatory infertility, polycystic ovaries in women, oligospermia in men.
Efficiency of the drug in sports
As a result of taking anabolic steroids increases estrogen levels. Clomiphene Citrate helps to level out the consequences of this situation. The drug prevents such manifestations:
- hair loss;
- adipose tissue deposits.
Clomiphene helps to establish the production of its own testosterone, inhibits the process of catabolism. This helps to preserve and maintain muscle volume, which was collected on a course of steroids. The drug has another important quality for athletes - it prevents the reduction of the mineral density of bones. This makes it possible to avoid injuries to the musculoskeletal system.
Recommendations for use
The drug starts to be taken the next day after the steroid course. The recommended dosage is 50-150 mg (1-3 tablets) per day. You should not skip receptions. Course - 2-3 weeks.
The duration of intake and the daily dose are adjusted depending on the course of steroids. Also take into account the current state of hormonal background and individual characteristics of the athlete. It is forbidden to consume alcohol in combination with Clomiphene.