Steroid Acronyms and Definitions for Reference
ALA= Alpha Lipoic Acid
AS = Anabolic Steroids
AAS = Anabolic Androgen Steroids
AR = Androgen Receptor
BA = benzyl alcohol
BB = Benzyl Benzoate
BB = Body Builder or Body Building
CASE = The body part of a syringe
CC = cubic centimeter (one thousandth of a liter)
CLEN = Clenbuterol
CNS = Central Nervous System
CYP = Testosterone Cypionate
DART = Syringe/Needle
DBOL = Dianabol (Methandrostenolone)
DECA = Nandrolone Decanoate or or Deca-Durablin
DHT = Dihydrotestosterone
DNP = Dinitrophenol
Drol= Anadrol (Oxymetholone)A-bombs, A-50: Anadrol 50
ECA = Ephedrine/Caffeine/Aspirin
ED = Every Day
ENTH = Testosterone Enanthate
EOD = Every Other Day
EOW = Every Other Week
ETH = Enanthate , Testosterone Enanthate
EQ = Equipoise (Boldenone Undecylenate)
EW= Every Week
FINA = Finaplix (Trenbolone Acetate)
GH = Growth Hormone
GHB = GAMMA HYDROXYBUTYRATE growth hormone
GYNO = Gynomastica (Bitch tits)
HALOS = Halotestiin , Fluoxymesterone
HGH = Human Growth Hormone
HCG = Human Chorionic Gongadrophin
HPTA = Hypothalamic Pituitary Testicular Axis
IGF = Insulin Growth Factor
INJ = Inject, Injection
LH = Leutenizing Hormone
MCG = Micrograms
MG = Milligrams
ML = Milliliters
NYC = Norephedrine Yohimbe Caffiene
NOLVA = Nolvaldex
OT = Oral-Turinabol
OTC = Over The Counter
PEG = Polyethylene Glycol
PIN = Needle or Syringes
PRIMO = Primobolan, Primobolan Depot
PCT = Post Cycle Therapy
IM = intramuscular, an [injection into the muscle]
SUB Q = Subcutaneous [an injection under the skin]
PROP = Testosterone Propionate
SLIN = Insulin
SUST = Sustanon
SUSPENSION = Testosterone Suspension
OMNAS = Omnadren [ testosterone blend]
SUS 250 = Sustanon , Sus ,[ testosterone blend ]
T400 = Test 400 , [ combo of 187.5 mg of cypionate and enanthate along with 25 mg of prop propinate ]
PRIMOS = primobolan , methenolone enanthate
T3 = Thyroid Hormone
TEST = Testosterone
TREN = Fina – (Trenbolone) available in several forms.
UG lab = Underground Lab
Var = Anavar (Oxandrolone)
WINNY or WINNIE = Winstrol-V (Stanozolol) winstrol, zambons
17 AA = 17 Alpha Alkylated
1cc = 1ml
A-bomb: Slang name for Anadrol.
Aerobic: In the presents of oxygen
Anaerobic: In the absence of oxygen
Anabolic: The building of body tissues such as muscle (Protein building)
Anabolic steroid: Compounds derived from testosterone to promote physical growth.
Androgen: Male sex hormone, such as testosterone that controls the development and maintenance of masculine characteristics.
Aromatize: Convert (a compound) into an aromatic structure e.g. testosterone is aromatized to oestrogen
Atrophy: Decline in effectiveness or waist away due to a lack of use or health.
Bitch Tits: Gynecomastia (gyno)
Blending: Using a mix of substances
Catabolism: the breakdown of complex molecules in living organisms to form simpler ones, together with the release of energy; destructive metabolism.
Cholesterol: Important constituents of cell membranes and precursors of other steroid compounds, but high concentrations in the blood are thought to promote atherosclerosis ( arteriosclerotic vascular disease or ASVD)
Clen: Clenbuterol is a prescription asthma medication that if used in high enough doses increases the metabolic rate.
Cycle: Time period in which a certain steroid (s) are taken. Usually the time on a cycle is followed by equal time off of the cycle.
Diuretic: A substance that increase the amount of urine which is released by the kidneys.
Doping: The use of a drug or blood product to improve athletic performance.
EQ: Slang for a veterinary drug called Boldenone Undeclynate, or Equipoise.
Estrogen: The female androgen.
Glucose: Simple sugars.
Glycogen: A substance deposited in bodily tissues as a store of carbohydrates.
Gear: Slang for steroids, syringes, anything associated with steroids.
Gynecomastia: Enlargement of a man’s breasts, usually due to hormone imbalance or hormone therapy.
Hormone: A regulatory substance produced in organisms and transported in tissue fluids such as blood or sap to stimulate specific cells or tissues into action.
Hypertrophy: Enlargement of an organ or tissue from the increase in size of its cells.”the hypertrophy of the muscle fibres”
Immune system: The organs and processes of the body that provide resistance to infection and toxins.
Juice: Slang for injectable steroids
Lactic Acid: a colorless syrupy organic acid formed in sour milk, and produced in the muscle tissues during strenuous exercise
Maturation: Process of maturing
Metabolism: The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life.
Lean mass: The amount of muscle vs fat on a person’s body
Libido: Sex drive
Pyramiding: Slowly escalate steroid use (increasing the number of drugs used at one time and/or the dose and frequency) reaching a peak at mid-cycle and gradually tapering the dose toward the end of cycle
Shotgunning: Taking steroids inconsistently
Stacking: Combination two or more anabolic steroids often in combination with other drugs
UG or UGL: Underground Labs that produce anabolic steroids.
Virilization: Takes on characteristics of a mature male