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Deca Durabolin 50mg Injection

Name: Deca Durabolin 50mg Injection
Manufacturer: Organon (India) Ltd
MRP: Rs. 307.70
Unit Price: Rs. 307.70
Package Price: Rs. 307.70 (Qty.: 1)
Package Form: vial
Medicine Form: injection

What is Deca Durabolin?

Deca Durabolin is a form of steroid which helps to reduce degenerative changes occurring in bones. The injectable solution is available in the form of a yellow oily liquid.

Composition of Deca Durabolin:

Deca Durabolin is chemically composed of Nandrolone decanoate 50 mg (a steroid) which is the therapeutic ingredient of the drug. It is administered through means of a neutral liquid base that helps the drug to incorporate into body cells and bring about its medicinal effect.

What is Deca Durabolin Used for?

Deca Durabolin is know for its action on degenerated bones. The drug is majorly indicated in women of menopausal age. It helps in treating osteoporosis that occurs commonly due to disturbed calcium metabolism during and after menopause.

Side Effects of Deca Durabolin:

Steroids should be consumed with great care and only under the guidance of a doctor. If taken when not indicated or in the wrong dose, Deca Durabolin tends to have the following effects on one's body:

  • Oily skin
  • Acne
  • Male pattern hair growth
  • Unhealthy weight gain
  • Masculine changes observed in female body
  • Abnormal levels of cholesterol in the blood

These effects are due to the action of steroids on the hormonal cycle of patient's body. Therefore, it should be remembered that Deca Durabolin should be used very carefully and only when prescribed. Development of any side effects should be informed to the physician immediately so that prompt treatment can be initiated.

Precautions for Deca Durabolin Consumption:

Deca Durabolin should be consumed with great care. There are many conditions, unsuitable for the consumption of Deca Durabolin. Some of the important things to be remembered for the consumption of Deca Durabolin are as follows:

  • Women who are in the fertile age group should refrain from using Deca Durabolin unless advised by a doctor.
  • This drug might lead to enhanced libido and elevated levels of hemoglobin in menopausal women.
  • Women who have history of breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer should not consume this medicine.
  • Men and women who are athletes should not consume this medicine to increase physical stamina and strength.
  • Girls who have just attained menarche should not consume this medicine.
  • Patients who have had other bone disorders should not consume Deca Durabolin without an orthopedic surgeon's consent.
  • Patients who are regular users of insulin based medicine should not consume Deca Durabolin without a doctor's opinion.

These are, but a few precautions which every patient using Deca Durabolin should be following. Other than this, patients should follow every instruction given by their doctor.

Deca Durabolin Alternatives:

Deca Durabolin is indicated for treatment of osteoporosis in post-menopausal phase. Other drugs with similar chemical composition can be used to treat this condition as well. But these alternative drugs should be used only if the doctor advises. The list of drugs is mentioned below:

  • Betalobin Injection
  • Lincodec Injection
  • Betadecabolin Injection
  • Metadec Injection

Deca Durabolin FAQs:

  • How is Deca Durabolin administered?
    Deca Durabolin is administered in the form of a deep intra muscular injection. It should not be consumed orally.

  • Can Deca Durabolin be consumed by pregnant women?
    Deca Durabolin is contraindicated for pregnant women as it can alter their hormonal cycle. It can hamper growth of the unborn baby and harm the mother as well.