The use of anabolic steroids such as Winstrol may be associated with serious adverse reactions, many of which are dose related. Patients should be placed on the lowest possible effective dose. Medications that may interact with Winstrol include anticoagulants (blood thinners), insulin , or an oral diabetes medicine. Tell your doctor all medications you are taking. Winstrol is known to cause birth defects in a fetus. Do not take this medication if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment. It is not known whether Winstrol is excreted in human milk. Many drugs are excreted in human milk and there is the potential for adverse reactions in nursing infants from anabolic steroids. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
That depends a lot on what your goals are. Typically, it is considered important for the sake of your health not to take the drug continuously. You will want some time away from the drug in order to give your body the time it needs to recover. This can be invaluable time for your liver to flush out toxins and return to a healthier state before you begin again. Consider a 10-week cycle of the drug. For the last two weeks, gradually reduce the dosage to help get your body off of it before stopping completely. This will help to reduce issues regarding side effects.