Steroids are used by body builders and athletes for improving their performance and muscle growth. When you start taking dietary supplements with steroids then you will notice various things after the consumption of steroids such as more defined muscles, Visual enhancement in physical conditioning, Increase in your lean muscle mass, Increase in your stamina, energy and stamina, Increase in the rate of recovery, Increase in your strength, more vascular appearance and a great sense of well being. The consequences will be depending upon the type of steroid being taken by the body builders and athletes.
There are various cutting steroids such as Anvarol, Clenbuterol that gives a more defined appearance and helps in fat reduction. As well as there are bulking steroids such as Dianabol, Deca Durabolin, Trenbolone that helps in piling , bulk and increasing more weight to the body builders and athletes.
The steroids should be safely used under the supervision of medical physician or professional in order to protect you from serious results.
Anabolic steroids are associated with abuse and are rarely used in medical conditions. It is used by the body builders and athletes for enhancing their performance during competitive sports and weightlifting. They can be used for effectively treating the medical conditions. Medicinally corticosteroids are used very commonly in the treatment of arthritis and asthma. It can be taken orally or can be injected into the affected joints. In the treatment of medical conditions like arthritis (which involve very limited mobility, swelling and pain in joints inflammation) the steroids helps in reducing the inflammation throughout the body. It helps in controlling the inflammation and immune system and keeps the lungs airways open in case of medical conditions like asthma.
It can be used in inhaler or can be injected intravenous (in case of acute asthma attack). Various skin conditions that include eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis can be treated by using the steroid creams and ointments. Auto immune diseases such as lupus and sclerosis can be treated with the help of oral steroids.
There are many dangerous side effects of excessive steroid use that include increase in the bad cholesterol levels, blocking of blood vessels leads to strokes and heart diseases, increases the blood pressure, heart problems, damage to kidneys, imbalances in electrolyte, swelling in ankles, swelling in lower legs, low back pain, fever, masculine problem in women, growth of facial and body hairs, change in skin texture, increased aggressiveness and liver damage, shrinkage of testes, decrease in testosterone levels, breast formation, decrease in libido levels, decrease in the sperm count, acne problems, large pores and stretch marks.
The steroids are mainly used in the profession of sports for improving the performance by athletes. The body builders use steroids for muscle gain. There are various steroids that are illegal and cannot be used without any prescription from medical physician. The dosage of steroid must be carefully consumed with proper consultation of doctor otherwise it may lead to very dangerous results.