Chances are pretty good that you will not experience massive gains during your first cycle. In fact, you may gain only between five and 10 pounds, but remember that a test-only cycle offers you solid gains rather than mostly water retention. As far as side effects are concerned, as long as you use your aromatase inhibitor and follow your cycle with PCT, these should be minimal. Mood swings, some libido problems, and acne are reported most often, although some men have difficulty tolerating high levels of testosterone and may experience feelings of nervousness and anger.
Then we’re left with PCT Clomid use. Standard PCT Clomid doses will normally start at 100-150mg per day for 1-2 weeks. From here the dose will drop to 50-100mg per day for 1-2 weeks and finish with 1-2 weeks at 50mg per day. Total Clomid therapy should last 4-6 weeks, so dosing should be based and considered on that total schedule. Most will also be far more successful in their PCT recovery by including Nolvadex and HCG. Timing is also important when planning your Clomid PCT use, and this timing factor will vary depending on the inclusion of HCG: