All about Dianabol for Muscle development

Dianabol, which is abbreviated as D-bol, is considered and called as the King of all steroids.  It belongs to the family of anabolic steroids. It is  classified as C17-alpha alkylated steroid. It is available in many forms. But majority of the people prefer to take it in oral form as it is more effective and painless when compared with injections. Methandrostenolone is the chemical name of this drug.


D-bol is developed by United States Olympics team physician Dr. Zeigler in 1950. People discovered that the performance enhancement of athletics of Soviet Union is due to high dose of testosterone through anabolic-androgenic steroids. In response to this drug Dr. Zeigler developed Dianabol for helping U.S. teams.

Even after 6 decades this drug still remained as favorite for many athletics and bodybuilders. It exhibits drastic performance if this drug is taken with the combination of androgenic steroids.

Working of D-bol on Muscles

D-bol is modified structurally to match the structure of testosterone. This steroid will boost the synthesis that takes part in making protein. Muscle tissues get developed basing on the level of protein present in the cell.  This drug will also help in retaining nitrogen which in turn builds the muscle. It will also help the body in consuming the carbohydrates by enhancing glycogenolysis.

How to get bigger gains? Initially start with a minimum dosage and slowly will increase with the increasing needs of the body. The minimum dosage of this medicine is 10to 20mg daily and should not exceed 70mg. Beginners are suggested with a dosage of 25 to 30mg as a course for 4 to 6 weeks. As the life time of this drug is very short, dosage should be evenly distributed throughout the day. It is taken 3 to 4 times a day after the meals or half-an-hour before the work out.

By consuming D-bol one can identify the increase in Muscle mass and metabolic activities


Dianabol is not very dangerous steroid when compared with other anabolic steroids. But if it is consumed for a long run with a high dosage it causes few health problems. Because of water retaining property there is a risk for development of hypertension.  If also effects the hairline

D-bol has a strong estrogen steroid which leads to high water retention and bolts. Water retention promotes hypertension. If an alternative medicine is taken for controlling the fluctuation in blood pressure then it would result in decrease of good cholesterol.

As D-bol is classified as C17-alpha alkylated steroid and alkylated steroids would pressure to the liver. This would result in dropping of the performance of the liver and would create a toxic layer over the liver.

D-bol is not recommended to women as it gives side effects like extensive body hair growth, deepening of vocal chords, and enlargement of clitoral.

As D-bol promotes muscle gain, In some cases it may also lead to development of breast in men.


Though Dianabol is less expensive steroid , this drug is banned by U.S. government as it not used for treating any of the diseases. So using this drug is considered as illegal in many countries.