Anadrol – Anapolon Information
Purpose Active Ingredient
Anabolic/Androgenic Steroid oxymetholone
Anadrol 50, Anasteron (GR,S), Hemogenin (Brazil), Oxitosona cardinal (ES), Anapolon, Dynasten (PT), Plenastril (CH), Roboral (Israel), Synasteron (B), Oxymetholone/Anadrol, Oxydrol, Androlic, Anapoloon, Oxyanabolic, Anadrolic.
Anadrol-50 treatment may result in severe liver as well as spleen disorders that may include the growth of liver tumors and the development of blood filled cysts within the spleen and liver. Treatment with Anadrol may lead to a liver failure or even serious internal bleeding. Always seek emergency medical attention if there is sudden weakness, dizziness, nausea, fainting, stomach pain, vomiting, yellowing of eyes or skin and dark urine.Anadrol may bring about changes in lipid levels present in blood. This may in turn trigger the risk of acquiring coronary artery disease or getting blockages in the arteries. Consult your doctor if you have any queries regarding the administration of the drug.
Anadrol-50 is used for:
The treatment of particular types of anemia is done with Anadrol-50. Anadrol-50 therapy may be helpful in other medical conditions as well as per your doctor’s opinion. It is referred to as an androgen hormone. It functions effectively by bringing about an increase in the manufacture of erythropoietin. Erythropoetin is a significant chemical present in the body that helps in increasing the manufacture of red blood cells.
Do Not Use ANADROL-50 If:
- You are suffering from serious kidney problems like nephrosis.
- You seem to be allergic to any constituents of Anadrol-50
- You are suffering from breast cancer or prostate cancer.
- You have serious liver problems.
- You are pregnant or planning a pregnancy.
- You should inform your healthcare provider or doctor in case any of the above is applicable to you.
Before Using Anadrol-50:
Anadrol-50 may not be suitable in some medical conditions and there may be some contraindications. Before commencing on Anadrol -50 therapy you must consult your doctor and inform if any of the following medical conditions is present:
- In case you are following some prescription or even non-prescription drug, herbal preparation or dietary supplement.
- In case you are breast feeding.
- In case you are suffering from high blood calcium, heart, liver or kidney problems.
- In case you are having an enlarged prostate or diabetes.
- In case you get allergy on taking certain food, medicine or other substances.
Anadrol-50 may have interactions with some drugs. Always keep your doctor informed.
While you are on medicines like carbamazepine, anticoagulants (such as warfarin), oxyphenbutazone or insulin avoid using Anadrol-50 as the risks of side effects may go up.
The above may not be a comprehensive list of interactions that may take place. Always inform your healthcare provider about the medicines you intend to have simultaneously with Anadrol-50 and find out about the possible interactions. Always consult and seek the advice of your doctor or healthcare provider before initiating or stopping the medication or even altering any dosage.
How to Use Anadrol-50:
Always use Anadrol-50 as per doctor’s instructions. See the literature provided or the label on the medicine to know the correct dosing instructions. When in doubt you must seek the advice of your healthcare provider.
You could have Anadrol-50 with or without food. You may have it with food to rule out stomach irritation in case there is upset stomach.
On missing a dose of Anadrol-50 you must have the missed dose at the earliest possible. In case the next scheduled dose is almost due, take the due dose and skip the missed dose. You should make it a point to enquire further about missed doses from your doctor, as he may give you specific instructions. Never take a double dose to compensate for a missed dose.
Important safety information:
Patients having diabetes may exercise caution while taking Anadrol-50 as it may affect blood sugar level. Keep a close vigilance over your blood sugar levels and consult your doctor before adjusting or altering the dosage of the medicine you take for diabetes.
Monitor your response to the medicine by resorting to lab tests that include iron levels, blood cholesterol and lipid levels, blood and urine calcium levels, bone growth and development, liver function tests, and complete blood cell counts. Make it a point to keep all appointments both lab as well as doctor.
Anadrol-50 should be used with caution in case of the senior or elderly patients as they may be more susceptible to the risks of side effects like prostate cancer or enlarged prostate.
Inform your doctor or lab technicians that you are on Anadrol-50 when you go for lab tests that include thyroid function tests, as misleading results may be projected under the influence of Anadrol-50.
Anadrol-50 may affect or even hamper the growth rate of children and even adolescents. Monitor your child’s growth from time to time to keep track of any abnormalities.
Anadrol-50 may have adverse effects on sexual development or bone growth in children so exercise caution.
Anadrol-50 should not be used if you are pregnant or even if you are breast feeding. It has not been established beyond doubt that this medication can dissolve in breast feed.
Possible Side Effects of Anadrol-50:
Some common and mild side effects include anxiety, acne, headache, general body discomfort, abnormal skin sensations, baldness or changes in sexual cravings and desire.
Some severe side effects that need immediate medical attention are: Breast growth, swelling of the face, mouth, tongue or lips, hives, rash, breathing difficulties, tightness in the chest, changes in menstrual cycle or periods, depression, deepening of the voice, changes in color of the skin, persistent or frequent erections, mood swings or mental problems, hoarseness, nausea, more facial hair, new lumps, swelling of legs and arms, insomnia, urinary problems, vomiting, abnormal bleeding or bruising, yellowing of the eyes or skin or weight gain.
This is not a comprehensive list of side effects. If you have any further queries consult your healthcare provider or doctor.
If overdose is suspected:
Contact your emergency room or local poison control center immediately.
Proper Storage of Anadrol-50:
Anadrol-50 should be stored away from moisture, heat and light. Never store this medicine in a bathroom. You should keep this medicine safely out of the reach of pets and children. This medicine should be stored between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F). You may store it between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) for a brief period.
All queries about Anadrol-50 should be put forward to the doctor or healthcare provider.
This medication is strictly meant for only the patient for whom it is advised. Never share it with others.
Consult your doctor if there is no improvement in your condition or if the symptomsare adversely affected.