Halotestin is a white, odorless and crystalline powder. It melts at about 240 degrees centigrade. Other of its properties show that it is practically insoluble in water and part soluble in alcohol. It is also a little soluble in chloroform. Halotestin is an orally administered steroid. It is a steroid that is widely used in bodybuilding circles because of its tendency to help increase in muscle mass without any gains in weight.
The side effects of Halotestin include;
• Reduction in the production of own hormone
• Increase in blood pressure
The active ingredient in Halostetin LA is Fluoxymesterone. The drug has a cycle of about 4 to 6 weeks. Taking the drug for prolonged periods of time is not recommended. 6 weeks should be the very most by which the drug should be used. More than that period can result in liver toxicity which can be very dangerous. It is the derivative of the male hormone testosterone. Though testosterone converts to estrogen, Halostetin is a little different. It does not convert to estrogen. Because of this reason it does not have any estrogen related side effects. Estrogen related side effects include water retention, fat deposition and gynecomastia. There is no fear of such kind of side effects with the use of this drug.
The drug is majorly used to gain muscle strength and increase energy levels. This is why its use is more pronounced in power lifting and athletic circles. The drug is administered to those athletes and power lifters who want to shape up their muscles before a competition. It is better to use Halostetin few weeks prior to a competition. Well-defined and sturdy looking muscles are attained with the use of the drug. The drug is mainly used in the cutting cycles or strength cycles among athletes and power lifters.
The side effects of the use of this drug may begin to appear if prolonged use is brought about. The drug should be used with real caution and for a short period of time only.