What is Ligandrol LGD-4033?

Ligandrol is a Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator (SARM). Ligandrol was developed to be used for treatments such as muscle wasting and osteoporosis. Athletes have been using it for its anabolic muscle-building effects.


How does Ligandrold LGD-4033 work?

Like other SARMs, Ligandrol binds to androgen receptors and demonstrate bone and muscular anabolic activity but unlike anabolic steroids, these agents produce less of a growth effect on the prostate and other secondary sexual organs comparatively SARMs have fewer risks associated than most performance enhancing drugs.


Is Ligandrol prohibited in sport?

Like all SARMs, Ligandrol LGD-4033 is on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List. Ligandrol is prohibited both in and out of competition.


What is Ligandrol often stacked with?

Users of Ligandrol LGD-4033 often stack it with Ibutamoren MK-677 or Testolone RAD-140 if they're looking to bulk, alternatively it can be paired with Andarine for a body recomp.


What are the known side effects of Ligandrol?

Although SARMs typically have fewer side effects than most performance enhancing drugs, they are still possible and some noted include:

  • Headaches
  • Dry Mouth
  • Balding
  • Nasea

It's important to note that these side effects are very rare and if you do notice anything unusual while taking any SARM, it is recommended to stop taking immediately and contact a physician.


Recommended Dosage

Those who use SARMs commonly follow 8 week cycles for lean muscle gain and strength enhancement then take the following 8 weeks off to allow their recovery and natural testosterone levels to be restored.


SARM Dosage
(week 1)
(week 2)
(week 3)
(week 4)
Ligandrol 10mg per day 10mg per day 1x10mg twice a day 1x10mg twice a day
SARM Dosage
(week 5)
(week 6)
(week 7)
(week 8)
Ligandrol 1x10mg twice a day 1x10mg up to 3 a day (max) 1x10mg up to 3 a day (max) 1x10mg up to 3 a day (max)