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SARMS - The Potentially Dangerous Legal "Better Body in a Pill" Exploding in Popularity

Last Updated: January 15, 2019
Published by Jay Bot

Have you ever heard of SARMS? It stands for Selective androgen receptor modulators and they are a unique class of androgenic drug that targets estrogen receptors.

"They are intended to have the same kind of effects as androgenic drugs like anabolic steroids but be much more selective in their action, allowing them to be used for more uses than the relatively limited legitimate uses of anabolic steroids."
-Wikipedia

They have been gaining in popularity recently, with many online suppliers touting them as "Legal Steroids" and claiming they have many of the muscle building benefits without the dangerous side effects.

Reputable SARMS Dealers & Sites:

** Note: These are Sold for RESEARCH PURPOSES ONLY in a LAB Environment **

If your looking to find out more about them, SARMSX.com is the place to read more and Buy Online if needed.

The Benefits of SARMS

Here are the purported benefits and side effects from a website that markets SARMs products:

SARMS is believed to have the capacity to employ the benefits of anabolic supplements while reducing the side effects of steroids.

  • Non-toxic (won’t cause liver damage)
  • Avoids bone loss (direct action of testosterone in bone thru the AR-mediated conduit is critical for its anabolic effects in bone)
  • Decreases the threat of prostate problems in men without muscle mass loss
  • Won’t impede your HPTA
  • Similar effects with testosterone
  • No estrogen and Dihydrotestosterone (a hydrogen hormone) conversion

 

For Muscle builders, taking SARMS will give:

  • Muscle loss prevention (during cutting period)
  • Lean muscle development
  • Improved strength
  • Faster injury recovery
  • Joint healing abilities
  • PCT use following anabolics

In 2017 the center for the New York Knicks, Joakim Noah, got popped pissing hot on a banned SARM substance and was suspended for 20 games.

The Most Popular SARMS are:

  • MK-2866 or GTx-024 (Ostarine)
  • LGD-4033 (Ligandrol)
  • LGD-3303
  • GSX-007 or S-4 (Andarine)
  • GW-501516 (Cardarine)

The FDA recently published a warning, against using SARMs in body-building products:

"We are extremely concerned about unscrupulous companies marketing body-building products with potentially dangerous ingredients. Body-building products that contain selective androgen receptor modulators, or SARMs, have not been approved by the FDA and are associated with serious safety concerns, including potential to increase the risk of heart attack or stroke and life threatening reactions like liver damage,” said Donald D. Ashley, J.D., director of the Office of Compliance in the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. “We will continue to take action against companies marketing these products to protect the public health."

The NYTimes just published a scathing piece titled A Better Body in a Pill? Experts Urge Caution on SARMs and said,

"Many athletes and gym-goers are turning to a popular but potentially dangerous new pill to help them build muscle and gain strength: a steroid alternative known as SARMs.

The pills are widely marketed online as “legal steroids” that provide the muscle-building benefits of anabolic steroids without the troubling side effects. And while the products are legal — at least so far — their spread has alarmed health authorities, who say they are not necessarily safe.

Drug companies developed SARMs, which stands for selective androgen receptor modulators, as an alternative to anabolic steroids for people who suffer from age and disease-related muscle loss. But they are the subject of ongoing clinical trials and have not been approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration."

Jay Bot
Jay Bot is a Self-Proclaimed Bodybuilder and Fitness Specialist that has studied not only the Benefits of Working out Daily, but also Supplements, Vitamins and Stacks that will help you in your Endeavor to be stronger than you've ever been! Jay is currently Training to be a Nutritionist and Personal Trainer as a Career - A while Attending University and Staying Fit. Jay has a Background in Fitness, Soccer and Weight Training and is making it a Full-time job after he Graduates.

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