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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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:
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 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: