All You Need to Know About Clenbuterol

Clenbuterol which goes by the trade names Dilaterol, Ventipulmin and Spiropent is mainly used by people suffering breathing disorders such as asthma. If you are an asthma patient you can use this drug as a bronchodilator to ease your breathing problems.

The liquid form of the drug is mainly used for the treatment of horses. In humans, it has been proved useful in many ways. The drug is legal in many countries, with or without prescriptions. However, if you are a citizen of the United States then you might face some difficulty obtaining it. Clenbuterol has been banned by the United States Food and Drug Administration. Athletes are prohibited from using it. In fact, the drug is also not allowed to use on animals that are consumed by humans. Getting a Clenbuterol prescription in the USA might be difficult.

How it works

Clenbuterol is mainly used by bodybuilders for lean muscle preservation, strength, endurance and fat loss. If you want to shed excess fat alongside building new muscles then Clenbuterol is the right choice for you. The drug is considered to enhance your performance. It causes an increase in your internal body temperature which in turn increases you Basal Metabolic Rate(BMR). Thus the excess fat present in your body is used up which helps you to lose calories.

The drug works in the body by increasing the rate of oxygen transport thus making breathing easier, if you are a respiratory patient. It also increases the activity of the nervous system, blood pressure.

Clenbuterol is usually stacked with Winstrol, Anvarol and Trenbolone to achieve desired results. Though obtaining a Clenbuterol prescription in the USA is difficult, it is available in many other countries.


The daily recommended dosage of Clenbuterol is 40 mcg for men and 20 mcg for women. You can increase the initial dosing slowly after few days as your body starts to adjust the intake. However maximum intake should never exceed 140 mcg for men and 120 mcg for women as beyond that level it starts to show side effects.

A typical Clenbuterol cycle could be followed up to 16 weeks in a year. After that, a rest period of 8-10 weeks is recommended.

Clenbuterol cycle:

Different types of Clenbuterol cycles are followed by different people. The most commonly followed cycle is the burst cycle. If you want to follow the burst cycle you start with a high dosage of the drug for two days followed by a two day gap. After a two-day gap without Clenbuterol you again start with a high dose for two days and hence the cycle follows.

Another type of cycle is also popular in which you start with a low dose of the drug, continue for two weeks at a stretch followed by a gap period of another two weeks. After the two-week gap, the cycle is resumed.

The last cycle is called the incremental cycle in which the dose is increased after every 2-3 weeks.


Some commonly experienced symptoms due to overuse of this drug are:

  • Nervousness
  • High blood pressure
  • Dizziness
  • Gastric troubles
  • Headache

Despite the side effects, it is a very popular drug among celebrities and athletes worldwide and it is relatively safer when taken within prescribed dosage.

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