The use of 17-alkylated steroid tablet exerts a toxic effect on the liver. The advantage of the substance is the absence of estrogenic activity. But, despite this fact, there are frequent cases of gynecomastia, edema and excessive accumulation of fluid in the body. Structurally, steroid is derived from dihydrotestosterone, and exerts no progestogenic activity. Sometimes such side effects of oxymetholone as diarrhea, mild nausea, appetite loss are also possible. In comparison with most AAS, Oxymetholone reduces the level of endogenous testosterone in less extent.
In addition to scientific studies that revealed that when taken properly, Turinabol is not safe, there were also studies that revealed that despite the slow and gradual process associated with this particular steroid, it could still be highly effective for athletes that are looking for substantial gains in performance. The experts do warn against increasing the dosage to extreme levels for the purpose of increasing the results. Basically, gains obtained through this process would be minimal in comparison to the risks that are involved. These studies revealed that athletes were effective in accomplishing significant gains without having to increase the dosage or prolong the cycles.