Oxandrolone is basically a weak steroid with only a slight androgenic component. It has been proven that Oxandrolone , when not abused and taken a lot of times, has rarely any side effects, for this it is the no 1 choice of many users. This is also appreciated since Oxandrolone was developed mostly for women and children. It is one of the few steroids which do not cause an early stunting of growth in children since it does not prematurely close the epiphytical growth plates. Moreover, the characteristics of Oxandrolone are a favored remedy for female athletes since, at a daily dose of 10-30 mg. If you stay with in the dose range of 10 to 30 mg per day, you will rarely see any muscle symptoms. Bodybuilders, females, weight lifters, and athletes take this drug frequently so as to increase muscle mass. It also causes an increase in strength and creates more strength without putting on weight from fluid weight.