HCG diet stands for Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
HCG kicks your testes back into gear and gets them producing testosterone again. HCG is often used for post cycle therapy. It Also good for people who do long cycle. Hcg is a hormone that is key during the initial phases of human development. It’s a glycoprotein comprised of 237 amino acids. In low doses daily it can be used for weight loss.
Male Fertility and Testosterone Production
HCG injections are clinically used to stimulate the leydig cells which are responsible for the production of testosterone in the testes. Intratesticular testosterone is essential for sperm production. HCG is often used during and after steroid cycles to maintain and restore testicular size as well as normal test production. Users need to be cautious as long-term use can create a negative feed back loop as the rise in testosterone production will eventually inhibit production.
Dont be frightened off.. HCG doesn’t increase female fertility by increasing levels of female hormones. HCG is very similar to Luteinizing Hormone or LH which stimulates the release of eggs. Its used clinically to induce ovulation in the ovaries. HCG will trigger ovulation roughly 38 and 40 hours after a single injection.
Warning: Do not use during pregnancy
Hcg for Weight Loss
In 1976 British endocrinologist Albert T. W. Simeons’ started using low dose HCG along with a calorie restricted diet. There is a bit of controversy about HCG as a weight loss product but it does help to maintain healthy hormone levels during times of extreme dieting which means that you can maintain lean muscle mass while losing fat.