Anavar is a very effective anabolic steroid with low androgenic properties which means there is a less chance of developing any side effects of male characteristics. Hence, it is a good steroid for Women. It helps in burning fat while one can build lean muscle mass. This gives a very athletic physique. Even if Anavar is good for Women, they need to consider the dose properly and should keep a watch on the side effects too.

Since most anabolic steroids are synthetic forms of testosterone, a male hormone, they should pay attention to what are they using and its effect on their body.

Why Anavar for Women?

  • Safe: Anavar is a mild steroid and hence it is safe for women when taken in low doses.
  • Effective: Anavar has very little on men, but works effectively on women’s body.
  • Side effects: Unlike other steroids, that may be harsh and women may develop Virilization, there is no such issue with Anavar. The reason for this is it’s a low androgenic ration of 24.
  • Stacking: Stacking should be usually avoided by women. But with Anavar, experienced women can stack it with any steroid (Clen, Winstrol, Nolvadex, Cytomel etc.) in bulking or cutting cycle.


A recommended dose of Anavar for women is 10mg which can be taken to maximum 20mg. One needs to take the dose every day for 6 weeks. Avoid taking higher doses and not beyond 8 weeks.

Anavar cycle for women:

The Female Anavar cycle log is:

Beginners can start with 5-10mg per day for 4 weeks.

Experienced body builders can take between 15-20mg per day for 4 weeks and not beyond 8 weeks.

You should give a break of 4-6 weeks before restarting the drug if required.

How Anavar works in women

  1. Fat loss: Though male body builders prefer using Anavar only in cutting cycle, women can use it in both bulking and cutting cycles. Women can use Anavar with a healthy diet and exercise for good weight loss.
  2. Anavar for women is considered like testosterone for men. While Anavar has very little effect on men body builders, it has great results of building lean muscle mass with a proper dose between 5-20mg and as it is mild, there are no Virilization side effects too.
  3. Use in Off-season: With a dose of 5-10mg, women bod builders and athletes will like Anavar in the off-season. They can increase the dose if required.
  4. With men, they lose lean muscle with diet. However, for women, Anavar preserves lean muscle mass while on a calorie deficit diet and also increases the body’s metabolic activity.
  5. Boost of performance: Anavar is the right choice for those looking for athletic looks. It gives very good muscle and strength which many women bod builders and athletes like.
  6. While men need a post cycle treatment for Anavar, women do not need any PCT. Instead what many women is to lower the Anavar doses as they reach the end of the cycle and combine it with clean restricted diet to avoid the shock of drug once they have stopped.