Little protein created by pituitary organ and later discharged in the circulation system is what human growth hormone is. Set of hormones from nerve center are the ones controlling the production. They are released only during workout and during the night from 11-5 if you are sleeping. Production is not the same throughout the whole life. It is most active during childhood peaking in the puberty followed by slow decline.
Between 1920 and 2005, HGH was used in sports. Unfortunately, NCAA and IOC banned it due to extreme benefits. It was clear that athletes using it, had an advantage. Since then, they have been taking blood samples before every major competition. Growth, maintenance of human tissue, cell regeneration are just few important processes affected by HGH. It can be used in small and higher dosages. Low dosages will give you health benefits, faster recovery and ant-aging process while higher dosages give you muscle mass and weight loss.
What bodybuilders can get from it? Bigger energy tank, increased muscle strength, stronger immune system, improved physical capacity. Moreover, we have medical benefits: enhanced erectile dysfunction, increased bone recovery, enhanced fracture recuperating, reduced risk of cardiovascular diseases, decreased cholesterol levels.
There is this term HGHdeficiency. The reason happening is due to a hormonal inadequacy in the body. Levels of HGH must be in balance for us to function normally. An example is lack of height. With incorrect dosages and cycles there is a risk of side effects. Some of them are fatigue, headache, stiffness, hypoesthesia, paresthesia, weakness, skeletal pain. You should also be careful about injections since issues such as inflammation, rash, bleeding, pain, burning sensations may appear.