Stanozolol is indicated in protein synthesis disorders, cachexia of diverse genesis; trauma, burns, pre- and postoperative infectious diseases and after irradiation; renal and adrenal, toxic goiter, muscular dystrophy, osteoporosis, negative nitrogen balance corticosteroid therapy, hypo and aplastic anemia. Prophylactic to decrease the frequency and severity of hereditary angioedema accesses.
Adjuvant in the treatment of tuberculosis, osteomyelitis, asthma, hepatitis.
Stanozolol is not indicated in patients that suffer from hypersensitivity to the drug, prostate cancer, breast cancer in men, breast carcinoma in women with hypercalcemia, severe atherosclerosis, hepatic and renal failure, acute and chronic prostatitis, pregnancy and lactation.
The optimal dose for adults is 10-20 mg / day. The preserving dose is 5-10 mg / day.
In order to minimize the frequency and gravity of attacks of hereditary angioedema, individual doses were adjusted depending on the patient responsiveness. Starting with a dose of 2 mg 3 times a day. When a positive effect is obtained, the dose is gradually reduced in a range of 1 to 3 months to 2 mg per day.
Stanozolol is an anabolic steroid. This medicine stimulates anabolic processes and inhibits the catabolic ones caused by the glucocorticoids. Stanozol induces increased muscle mass, reduces fat deposits, improves trophic tissues, promotes calcium deposition in bones, retain nitrogen, phosphorus, sulfur, potassium, sodium and water in the body. Hematopoietic activity is caused by the increased level of erythropoietin synthesis.
The anti-allergic action is caused by the increased fraction of the complement C1 in the serum. Androgenic moderate activity can cause the development of male secondary sexual characteristics.
In case you feel first signs of virilization (deepening of the voice, hirsutism, acne, clitoromegaly) stop taking this medicine in order to avoid unwanted side effects. A systematic monitoring of lipidemic and cholesterol level is needed. The pediatric use must be done by an experienced specialist to avoid premature epiphyseal bone calcification.
Stanozol can cause different side effects in women and men. They present different symptoms in men and women, but can be the same in some cases.
Women - virilizing symptoms, inhibition of ovarian function, menstrual disorders, hypercalcemia.
Men: in prepubertal - virilization symptoms, skin idiopathic hyperpigmentation, withholding or growth stopping (calcification of epiphyseal growth zones of tubular bones); during postpubertal - bladder irritation, gynecomastia, priapism; the elderly - hypertrophy and / or prostatic carcinoma.
Men and women - the progression of atherosclerosis, peripheral edema, impaired liver function with jaundice, changes in blood count, long tubular bones pain, hypo coagulation prone to bleeding.
In case, an overdose with Stanozol happened seek emergency help.