For example, one might use the HCG for two to three weeks in the middle of a cycle
, and for two or three weeks at the end of a cycle
. It has been speculated that the prolonged use of HCG could repress the body’s own production of gonadotropins permanently. This is why the short cycles are the best way to go.
The side effects from HCG use include gynecomastia, water retention, and an increase in sex drive, mood alterations, headaches, and high blood pressure.