Testo-Prop or Testosterone Propionate is the most popular and used testosterone ester in the bodybuilding world among professionals. Beginners and amateurs know almost nothing about this drug. The duration of action (half-life) of the active substance is only 1-2 days. This means that to achieve the proper effect, daily injections are required.
However, with the help of this testosterone ester, you can quickly achieve a visible result, and the rise in strength is felt immediately after the injection of the drug (due to a jump in the level of the hormone in the body). Testosterone propionate is a steroid with a pronounced anabolic and androgenic effect. The tool has the ability to aromatize (convert to estrogen).
Testosterone propionate is so unloved by newbies, mainly because of the frequency of injections given daily or every other day, as well as their pain. The injection site is subject to inflammation, which forces the drug to be injected each time to a new location (lower leg, biceps, delta). Occasionally there are jumps in temperature, heat, which can last from several hours to several days.
Effects of Testosterone Propionate
- Increase in skeletal muscle mass.
- Rapid filling of muscles with blood, an increase in their volume.
- Increased potency, libido.
- Strengthening the fat loss process.
- The increase in power indicators.
- Increased muscle relief., Venous.
- Compared with his brother, testosterone cypionate retains water to a lesser extent in the body, and is fast.
- With well-designed cycles does not affect the internal organs (liver and kidneys).
- Does not cause local hypertrophy of muscle tissue, which, in turn, does not lead to asymmetric muscle growth.
- The manifestation of secondary sexual characteristics (increased hair growth on the body, changing the tone of voice).
Inhibits the production of luteinizing (LH) and follicle-stimulating (FSH) hormones.
- The conversion of the substance to estrogen can cause gynecomastia (a side effect can be avoided with the help of estrogen used throughout the cycle).
- Sickness with the injection of testosterone propionate, hyperemia at the injection site.
- Increased hepatic transaminase activity.
- Delayed trace elements and body fluids.
- In women, side effects are manifested in the form of masculinization (virilization), which provides for increased growth of hair on the body and face, coarsening of the voice, the manifestation of other secondary male sexual characteristics.
Testosterone propionate cycle
- 200 mg 100 mg – 1 week
- 400 mg 150 mg – 2 week
- 400 mg 200 mg – 3 week
- 400 mg 200 mg – 4 week
- 300 mg 150 mg – 5 week
- 200 mg 100 mg – 6 week
In this example, testosterone propionate is combined with deca-durabolin. A wonderful combination that allows you to gain a higher quality weight than when combined deca-durabolin with testenatom. This scheme provides a double effect of non-receptor muscle cells. So testosterone propionate is responsible for restoring the body from stress, and deca-durabolin for protein synthesis. It is worth paying attention to the fact that testosterone propionate must be taken three times a week, whereas deca-durabolin can be taken once or twice a week.