Steroids that are mostly used by bodybuilders are classified into two main groups; they are anabolic steroids and corticosteroids. Anabolic steroids are derivatives of testosterone. Many street names and slang terms of steroids are derived from the color, shape, or consistency of the drug. They are also derived from few more factors like the effects of the drug, abbreviated forms of the drug, expanded forms of the name and the people that commonly use the drug. But some terms seem completely unrelated to the substances in any way, making them difficult to identify.
Few steroids have very funny street names like juice and roids, but these are very general terms used and they actually don’t mark to anything specific. In many anti-steroid websites that are so desperate to paint anabolic hormones in a bad light have made up their own street names for steroids that are quite humorous and they include Pumpers, Gym Candy, Arnolds, Stackers, Balls, Bulls, A’s and many more.
Roids” and “juice” are common slang names for the anabolic steroids in general. Get used to these terms as you will hear them in almost any topic regarding anabolic androgenic steroids intake. The need to know all these street names for oral and injectable steroids is to make it easier for the people to understand what substance someone is referring to, for example, when using Winny instead of Winstrol, Var instead of Anavar, and Primo instead of Primobolan and so on.
Anabolic steroids are actually the derivatives of testosterone, which helps the growth of skeletal muscle and increase lean body mass. Coming to this type of steroids that are anabolic steroids, the Street names of top oral anabolic steroids are as follows : Winstrol steroid (Stanozolol) is also called Winny, Anavar steroid (Oxandrolone) is also called as Var, Dianabol steroid (Methandrostenolone) is also known as Dbol, Primobolan steroid(Methenolone) is also known as Primo, Halotestin (Fluoxymesterone) is also called as Halo and Anadrol (Oxymetholone) is also referred as Drol. The slang names of Specific Testosterones include: Testosterone-Cypionate as Cyp,
Testosterone-Enanthate as Test-e, Testosterone-Propionate as Test-p or Test-Prop, Sustanon-250 as Sust 250 and Omnadren as Omnadren
Though many other oral steroids’ street names also can be added to the above list, the exact point is that the above given names are the first and main choice for almost all steroids across the world. Due to their ability to do different things, oral anabolic steroids are the main steroids actually that you need.
Beside this, each anabolic steroid has its own street name that is mainly based on the hormone it contains or based on its associated brands. These Street Names for Steroids are not found in the anabolic steroid using people but they are generally used by those who belong to the anti-steroid population.
Mostly the steroids were named with “Juice” and “Roids” but examining much of the anti-steroid literature, still many more names can be found. Juice and roidsmarks the generic street names for steroids but when it comes to the actual steroids themselves there are some generic slang terms. You can find majority of these terms based on the actual hormones name, may be a shortened version or a term based on the most used common trade name associated with the hormone.