Masteron is an injectable anabolic steroid that is a DHT (dihydrotestosterone) derivative. Often slanged as Mastabol, Mast, or Masto, Masteron is generally available as – Drostanolone Propionate and Drostanolone Enanthate. Masteron is chemically structured as 2a-methyl-androstan-3-one-17b-ol. The drug is a product of Sarva Syntex Co. Belgium.
Masteron Propionate is the Propionate version of Masteron. It is an injectable intramuscular drug with a chemical formula of C22H36O3. Masteron Propionate (Drostanolone Propionate) was originally produced as an anti-estrogen to treat breast cancer. It is medically used with the SERM (Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulator) Tamoxifen (Nolvadex) for treating breast cancer.
Masteron Propionate is usually dosed at 50-150mg/ml. It is very popular and favorite amongst the bodybuilders due to its extraordinary characteristics. It has ability to improve the muscle hardness and density due to the androgenic properties. Bodybuilders go for this drug because this is beneficial for them as it doesn’t convert itself into estrogen which causes water retention; this gives the muscles a smooth appearance. The androgenic properties of Masteron propionate also help to boost the energy levels for intense training in athletes.
Masteron Propionate is fast acting anabolic steroids, and thus it is often required to be injected every other day. It acts very fast and breaks down very quickly, so the athlete can have the benefit of Masteron Propionate, using it ten days before the drug test. Masteron Propionate is good for the athletes who want to avoid water retention and who have a problem with an elevated estrogen level.
The minimum dose with Masteron Propionate is set at 100mgs/day. It is advised that users should use only an amount of 600mgs per week. As Masteron propionate has a short duration of effect, it is often required to be injected every 2-3 days. Though Masteron Propionate is not recommended for women, yet many female athletes take it before championships. The recommended dosage for women is 100mg every 4-5 days.
Masteron Propionate has not many side effects, but it may cause some, such as hair loss, acne, and increased aggression. This drug is illegal in the United States; It is Schedule III drug in U.S.