OXYMETHOLONE is a Schedule H drug.
Oxymetholone is an anabolic steroid, which is a man-made form of a hormone similar to testosterone.Oxymetholone is used to treat certain types of anemia including anemia caused by chemotherapy.Oxymetholone will not enhance athletic performance and should not be used for that purpose.It increases the amount of erythropoietin, which is involved in the production of red blood cells.


OXYMETHOLONE is generally used to treat: Anemia
OXYMETHOLONE can address symptoms like: Dizziness, Fatigue (tiredness), Lightheadedness, Weakness (generalized), Head Headache, Palpitations (fluttering In Chest), Shortness Of Breath

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Not Safe

Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Ask your doctor

Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Dangerous – Studies indicate Human-Fetal Risk

How Do I Take It?

OXYMETHOLONE is generally taken With Food.
Route of Administration: Oral


  • You should not use this medicine if you have severe liver or kidney disease, prostate cancer, male breast cancer, or female breast cancer with high levels of calcium in the blood.
  • Do not use oxymetholone if you are pregnant.
  • You should not use oxymetholone if you are allergic to it.
  • Do not share this medicine with another person.
  • Follow all directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results.
  • Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
  • It may take 3 to 6 months before your symptoms improve.
  • Keep using the medication as directed.
  • Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.It may affect blood sugar level; monitor blood sugar regularly while taking this medication.

Common Side-Effects

OXYMETHOLONE : Insomnia, Diarrhoea, Acne, Nausea, Vomit, Restless Or Irritability, Difficulty Sleeping

Serious Side-Effects

OXYMETHOLONE : Impotence, Masculinisation, Mood Swings, Ankles Swelling, Weight Gain, Difficulty Breathing, Pain With Sexual Intercourse (male), Hair Loss, Difficulty Urinating

Disease Interactions

OXYMETHOLONE can interfere with: Male Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Congestive Heart Disease, Acute Liver Failure, Acute Renal Failure, Breast Cancer, Hyperlipidemia, Polycythemia, Hyperparathyroidism, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypercalcaemia, Hypothyroidism

Technical Classification


Storage Conditions

Room Temperature (Between 15 To 25 C)

Available Alternatives

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