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    Discussion in 'Anabolic Zone' started by Auris, Jul 27, 2018.

    1. Auris

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      It's common for bodybuilders and professionals to notice a lot of changes in the body and within the actual body system right after they finished the cycle for steroid use. And some of these changes are not associated with mass gains or any desired result. Its important that every user, experienced or otherwise, should be mindful of these changes since it can easily affect the functionality of the body, and in general the whole health, in the long run.
      This is why theres a need for supplements like Pregnyl (HCG). Pregnyl is a brand for the injectable HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin). The substance is derived from the natural hormone in the human body. The substance has similar effects to the leutenizing hormone (LH) which is found in the pituitary glands. The hormone is crucial for the natural production of testosterone.
      Pregnyl isnt something easily known in the world of bodybuilding especially since its not considered as a performance-enhancer. This is what youll use after your cycle. To balance and even out the effects of constant performance enhancer usage, youll need this to bring back the right level of testosterone production. This is also something that helps the testicles descend. Some bodybuilders have noticed the upward movement of the organ while on the cycle. It brings this back down to the right level.

      Side Effects
      Proper use of the substance is crucial. The right schedule for injections can also be imperative. The most recommended time for the injection is right after the cycle has ended. Post cycle therapies are needed. The use of Pregnyl needs to be stopped 10 days before the therapy.
      If its something utilized for longer than what is necessary, it might overtake the natural processes. This means that instead of encouraging the body to produce hormones, the body relies on the substance too much.
      Its something necessary to smooth out the transition to the post cycle therapy. Others have seen and experienced good effects especially when Pregnyl is combined with other substances for optimum effect.
      Regulated usage is recommended as this can easily increase the level of estrogen and can be the cause of gynecomastia development. Countering the effects of Pregnyl may be easier when you're using anti-aromatizing substances or estrogen receptor blockers.

      Dosage and standard use
      Since it's an injectable supplement, proper storage is easier. Self-implementation can also be possible as long as one knows where to inject and how much to use.
      The standard dosage available in the market is 1500 IU or 500 IU. The professionals would recommend injecting it directly deep into the muscle for better and faster effects.
      If this isn't something preferred, subcutaneous injection method can be used. Its only skin-deep. Scarring wont be a concern. The downside is the slow absorption rate.
       
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    2. Myjourney

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      There is anecdotal evidence and some misuse of Pregnyl in the bodybuilding community, but it is not approved or recommended for use in bodybuilding or athletic performance enhancement. Using Pregnyl for these purposes is considered off-label use and may be associated with significant health risks.

      Pregnyl contains human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which is a hormone that is naturally produced during pregnancy and has various physiological functions related to reproductive health. In bodybuilding, some individuals may misuse hCG as part of a strategy to try to boost testosterone levels or to prevent muscle loss during a cycle of anabolic steroid use. However, the safety and efficacy of hCG for these purposes have not been well-established, and its use in bodybuilding is generally not supported by medical professionals.

      Moreover, using Pregnyl or hCG without proper medical supervision can be dangerous and may lead to potential side effects, such as hormonal imbalances, fertility issues, fluid retention, mood swings, and other health risks. It is important to note that the misuse of Pregnyl or any other medication for bodybuilding or athletic performance enhancement is not recommended, and individuals should always follow appropriate medical guidance and use medications only as prescribed by a qualified healthcare provider.
       
    3. Newstarter

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      There seem to be differing reports about Pregnyl. Has anyone used it to assist with bodybuilding?
       
    4. MarkB

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      Hello fellow forum members,

      As a bodybuilding enthusiast, I have come across discussions about the use of Pregnyl (human chorionic gonadotropin or HCG) in the fitness community. I'm curious to learn more about why some bodybuilders seem to favor this hormone and its potential benefits for their training and performance. From what I understand.....

      Pregnyl is a hormone that is naturally produced by the placenta during pregnancy. It has been approved by the FDA for medical use in the treatment of fertility issues, but it is also sometimes used off-label in the bodybuilding community for its purported effects on muscle growth and recovery.

      One of the main reasons why some bodybuilders may use Pregnyl is its potential to help maintain or restore natural testosterone production. Testosterone is a crucial hormone for muscle growth and overall performance, and intense training and steroid use can suppress natural testosterone production. Pregnyl is believed to help stimulate the production of testosterone, which can aid in muscle recovery and prevent muscle loss during periods of intense training or anabolic steroid use.

      Additionally, some bodybuilders claim that Pregnyl may help improve muscle hardness and definition, enhance endurance and performance, and increase strength. However, it's important to note that scientific evidence supporting these claims is limited, and the use of Pregnyl for these purposes is not approved or regulated by health authorities.

      It's also worth mentioning that the use of Pregnyl in bodybuilding, or any other context, may come with potential risks and side effects. Like any hormone, Pregnyl should be used under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional and in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Misuse or abuse of Pregnyl or any other performance-enhancing substances can have serious health consequences.

      I'm curious to hear your thoughts and experiences with Pregnyl or other performance-enhancing substances in bodybuilding. Have you used Pregnyl or know someone who has? Let's have an open and informed discussion on this topic.

      Looking forward to hearing from you all.
       
    5. Newstarter

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      Can I ask one question - What are the potential side effects of misusing Pregnyl for bodybuilding purposes?
       
    6. Newstarter

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      Also, can Pregnyl interact with other substances commonly used in bodybuilding, such as anabolic steroids?
       
    7. Myjourney

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      Using Pregnyl or any medication in combination with other substances, including anabolic steroids or other bodybuilding supplements, should only be done under the supervision and guidance of a qualified healthcare provider. Mixing medications or substances without proper medical supervision can result in potential risks and interactions that can be harmful to your health.

      There is limited evidence on the potential interactions between Pregnyl and anabolic steroids, as it is not a common or approved practice to use Pregnyl in combination with anabolic steroids for bodybuilding purposes. Anabolic steroids are synthetic substances that mimic the effects of testosterone in the body and are often used illegally to enhance muscle growth and athletic performance. Pregnyl, on the other hand, is a medication containing human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) that is primarily used for fertility purposes, and its use in bodybuilding is not supported by scientific evidence.

      If you are considering using Pregnyl or any other medication in combination with anabolic steroids or other substances for bodybuilding purposes, it is crucial to seek guidance from a qualified healthcare provider who can provide appropriate medical advice and supervision. They can assess your individual health condition and provide personalized recommendations based on your specific needs and potential risks.
       
    8. admin

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      Pregnyl, containing Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG), is commonly used in bodybuilding post-cycle therapy to restore natural testosterone production suppressed by steroid use. Proper administration is critical, usually starting post-cycle and ending 10 days before therapy. Misuse can lead to hormonal imbalances and side effects like gynecomastia. Dosages vary, but typically 1500 IU or 500 IU is injected intramuscularly or subcutaneously. For optimal results and safety, consult a healthcare professional.
       
    9. Newstarter

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      I don't know much about Pregnyl, but from what I understand, it's used after steroid cycles to help restore natural testosterone levels. It seems important to use it correctly to avoid potential side effects.
       
    10. Myjourney

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      I’m worried about the potential side effects of using Pregnyl for bodybuilding. While it helps restore testosterone levels after steroid use, misuse can cause hormonal imbalances and increase estrogen levels, leading to gynecomastia.
       

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