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Liver problem due to Winstrol

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liver problems by winstrol,how bad can be?
Tue, 22 May 2012 in Liver and Gall Bladder
Answered by Dr. Sapan J. Pandya 47 minutes later

Thanks for the query.

Yes, there are specific side-effects of WINSTROL on liver.

Winstrol is the brand name of a kind of anabolic steroid known chemically as Stanozolol.

Stanozolol may cause severe - or even fatal - liver problems in people who use it. People who use Stanozolol under the care of a doctor are normally subject to routine liver function tests (S. Bilirubin, SGOT, SGPT) in order to make sure their liver is not being compromised.

The most common symptoms associated with liver damage because of Stanozolol include abdominal pain, extreme fatigue, light-colored stools, abnormally dark colored urine, and nausea or vomiting. Additionally, yellowing of the skin or the eyes may be presented and may represent early forms of liver trouble. These symptoms should always be kept in mind. If one of more of these symptoms occurs, a person should seek medical help immediately. Otherwise, irreparable or even fatal damage to the liver may occur.

I hope I have satisfied your query.
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