Tamoxifen 20 is an anti-estrogen belonging to the category of selective modulators acting on estrogen receptors (SERM). The drug is manufactured by Sunrise Remedies and is based on the active ingredient Tamoxifen Citrate (Nolvadex). This drug is used medicinally to treat breast cancer in women. The drug is also commonly used by men, in bodybuilding, as a post-cycle therapy drug, at the end of a steroid cycle.
Advantages of Nolvadex
When Tamoxifen is used correctly, the effects the drug can provide are:
- Restoring the HPT
- Maintenance of muscle mass that has been gained from a steroid cycle
- Help in resuming the body's natural testosterone production
- Prevention of gynecomastia and other side effects related to aromatase
How to take it
Tamoxifen should NOT be taken for post cycle therapy if steroids such as Trenbolone, Nandrolone or Oxymetholone were taken during the main cycle, as this can lead to side effects. Clomiphene citrate can be used as an alternative in this case.
The recommended daily dose is 20 mg and drug intake is usually started the day following the completion of the steroid cycle, unless steroids with long / slow acting esters are used in the cycle, in this case, Tamoxifen it should be taken 2 weeks after the last injection.