Oxymetholone is an extremely powerful and at the same time effective oral steroid.
Oxymetholon is used to build up mass and is an active ingredient which can convert to estrogen in high doses and also has an intense progesterone effect, which also explains the mass gains that can be achieved with this steroid. Increases in the double-digit kilogram range after just a few weeks are with
Oxymetholone increases the number of red blood cells and allows muscles to take in more oxygen.
This results in higher endurance and thus better performance.
The much-quoted "Steroid Pump“Manifests itself in an extreme form after taking oxymetholone and the athlete experiences a corresponding feeling during training. The highly androgenic effect of oxymetholone stimulates the regeneration of the body, so that overtraining is unlikely. The athlete often has the feeling that they can start all over again hours after a strenuous workout. The training breaks can be massively reduced.
The reason why Anapolon is still used in professional and competitive bodybuilding today is because Anapolon is considered a powerful IGF-1 trigger, which means that taking Anapolon increases IGF-1 production. IGF-1, in turn, is a very powerful anabolic hormone.