Altamofen-20 Alpha Pharma
Manufacturer: Alpha Pharma Substance: Tamoxifen citrate (Nolvadex) Pack: 20mg 50 pills
Altamofen-20 by Alpha Pharma (Nolvadex) is a non-steroidal antagonist of estrogens. Specifically binds to estrogen receptors in peripheral and tumor tissues. Thus, eliminates the effect of estrogens produced in the body and stimulating the growth of cancer cells.
Slows the progression of the tumor process. After taking a single dose a few weeks will retain the ability to block estrogens. Causes ovulation in women, in men with oligospermia increases the level of LH and FSH.
When ingested quickly absorbed, and after 5-7 hours in the blood creates a maximum concentration. 99% is associated with blood proteins (albumin). Excretion takes place biphasic: initial T 1/2 from 8 to 14 h, final T 1/2 – 7 days. It is excreted with feces, only a small part with urine.
Very often the drug is not expressed by athletes, since Tamoxifen has been used for many years by postmenopausal women, with estrogen-receptor-positive status and breast cancer patients. As for athletes, they note a pronounced anti-estrogenic effect. Despite a wide range of possible side effects, reviews of Tamoxifen indicate that negative reactions are extremely rare.
Female athletes talk about the inability to use the drug during pregnancy. In addition, it can prevent the implantation of the egg in the wall of the uterus. Reviews about Tamoxifen from the athletes of the beginner level are rare, as non-professionals often manage simple solo AAS cycles that do not require PCT.