Sustamed is an injectable anabolic steroid manufactured by Balkan Pharmaceuticals and containing four different types of Testosterone in different amount: 30 mg of Testosterone Propionate, 60 mg of Testosterone phenylPropionate, 60 mg of Testosterone isocaproate and 100 mg of Testosterone Decanoate. Testosterone is the most common anabolic hormone and is used by bodybuilders in most all cycles. Sust is both anabolic and androgenic in nature. Athletes using it experience gain in muscle size, strength and an overall sense of well being and increases libido and sex drive. Sustamed comes in 10 x 1 mL ampoules (250 mg/mL).
Sustamed has a much better effect than Testosterone Enanthate, Cypionate, and Propionate alone. Sust goes rapidly into the human body and remains effective for several weeks. Due to the Propionate compound, Sustamed is effective after one day and it remains active for 3-4 weeks. Bodybuilders who use Sust can experience a solid muscle growth since it results in less water retention and also aromatizes less than other types of Testosterone alone. It is considered to be a good product for the beginners, while it is not so recommended to use in preparation for different contests and competitions.
Sustamed is usually injected at least once a week, which can be stretched up to 10 days. The dosage for Sustamed use is 500-1250 mg per week for men and 50-100 mg per week for women. The average duration of a cycle would be from 8-20 weeks, depending of course on the goals of the athlete. Beginner should start with a dosage of 250-500 mg per week and increase it gradually. Sustamed can be stacked with other homones such as dianabol, Oxymetholone, Trenbolone or Winstrol. In order to lower the dosage of Testosterone but to preserve gains that this steroid can provide.
It also can be stacked with anti-estrogens such as Anastrozole, Proviron, Tamoxifen to help keep estrogen related side effects to a minimum. At cycle’s end, bodybuilders often choose to use a combination of Clomid, Tamoxifen, and HCG for a period of 3 or 4 weeks n order to restore the organism.
The Sustamed side effects are acne, aggressiveness, sexual overstimulation, oily skin, accelerated hair loss, and reduced production of the body’s own hormones. Woman bodybuilders often use this compound to build mass in a much lower dosage and Sustamed may increase some general masculizing side effects as: hormone excess include voice deepening, hair loss clitoris enlargement. The possibility of liver damage is very low, however, in high dosages, elevated liver values can occur.