Steroids are synthetic hormones which are chemically organic compounds designed to treat medical ailments. They are two types- Anabolic steroids and corticosteroids. Anabolic steroids are the drugs that resemble sex hormones like testosterone and doctors generally prescribe them in treating late puberty and in cases where there is significant muscle loss like cancer, AIDS. They are also being used by body builders, athletes. The use of steroids is not legal in some countries. Unlike anabolic steroids, corticosteroids don’t build muscle. They are designed to treat autoimmune diseases.
Best Steroids for enhancing strength
All the anabolic steroids are the derivatives of testosterone, meant for either gaining or losing muscle mass. The increase in strength occurs through blood fillings in the muscles. Almost all the steroids are designed for more than one goal. Therefore it is important to know the best steroid combination. The results also depend on the diet and workouts. Thus the type of steroid used, body chemistry and the fitness plan influences the steroid strength enhancement.
The following four common anabolic steroids are used for enhancing the muscle strength not the mass.
Testosterone is the best steroid for strength. It has anabolic properties, which can be used solo and is best for the beginners. Experienced can take with other anabolic steroids. It is always best used with other substances like vitamins, amino acids.
Anadrol is one of the best used steroids for strength. It is based on DHT (Dihydrotestosterone) compound, a derivative of testosterone. If one is stack Anadrol with testosterone and with a high calorie diet, can achieve great enhancement in muscle strength within weeks. It boosts the number of red blood cells, improves stamina, thus making the user stronger. As it is a derivative of testosterone, one can eat more and hence there may be little weight gain also. To avoid weight gain, one has to carefully monitor the calorie intake.
The side effect of Anadrol is very serious. So it is not recommended to take for more than 12 weeks a year. These side effects include major liver toxicity, weakening of heart, water retention increasing blood pressure.
It is also advised to go for post cycle therapy after the cycle.
Anadrol is an oral steroid and has to be taken with other anabolic injectable for better results. The dosage levels vary with the person. It is not recommended for women.
An AAS-Anabolic Androgenic Steroid- chemically Methyltrienolone is also most powerful steroid for strength. Even the small amount of AAS gives better results in strengthening.
It is also toxic to liver and hence advised not to take more than 4 weeks at a time.
Anavar is an alternative for Anadrol. Like Anadrol it is also strength enhancer and put less muscle weight. Anavar increases the muscle strength by triggering the synthesis of creatine phosphate in muscle cells. For better results it has to be taken along with other steroids.
As Anavar is a mild steroid, water retention side effects are less when using this steroid. It is also less androgenic and hence can be used by women.