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PharmaFreak Test Freak 2.0 Supplement Review
Test Freak is one of the most recognizable testosterone supplements on the market, and it just got even better. PharmaFreak’s co-owners, Don Gauvreau and Alex Savva, have upgraded their legendary Test Freak formula to deliver even more testosterone support based on the latest hormone research. With seven new ingredients that work synergistically to balance your body’s natural hormone levels for anabolism, Test Freak 2.0 is one of the most well formulated test supps we’ve seen come across our desk in a while. Read on to find out what impressed us about the Test Freak 2.0 formula.
Test Freak History
The original Test Freak had a solid foundation of ingredients known to support healthy testosterone levels and developed a huge following in Canada and overseas. Bodybuilders swore by using it as part of post-cycle therapy (PCT) to bridge, while natural bodybuilders were on it to help them do all they could without taking prohormones, SARMs, or gear. Formula-wise, fenugreek and tribulus topped the list, along with a proprietary blend of saw palmetto extract and stinging nettle extract for testosterone support and production. For a well-rounded product, the combination of vitamin B6, magnesium, and zinc (as found in ZMA) aided in recovery, hormone optimization, and a deep GH-inducing sleep. The whole formula truly helped you get more from hitting the gym strong day after day. Test Freak became the number one selling testosterone supplement at GNC Canada and received rave reviews from bodybuilders, powerlifters, strongmen, and other competitive athletes.
Test Freak on Steroids
PharmaFreak always pushes the limits in terms of discovering new ingredients and unlike many of its competitors, it’s not afraid to change its formulas when new research proves there’s something better. Many companies don’t do this because of the costs involved, the hassle of changing the brand name of their products, the cost of creating new labels, new regulatory applications, retraining retailers on their formulas, and more. But not with PharmaFreak, who did this with Ripped Freak (updating the formula and releasing Ripped Freak 2.0), GH Freak (creating GH Freak 2.0), Anabolic Freak (Anabolic Freak 2.0) and several others. Test Freak 2.0 was released following great response to the original formula, with the goal of furthering your results. The new formula has two really standout features that are the cornerstone of any good supplement: (1) a fully disclosed ingredient list with no proprietary blends and (2) the inclusion of scientifically proven ingredients.
Test Freak 2.0 Contains No Proprietary Blends
We admit it, Test Freak 2.0’s ingredient list is overwhelming—it’s long and contains a lot of unfamiliar items—but this is a great thing for you. It’s long because there are no proprietary blends on this list! Proprietary blends allow a company to list ingredients without including their specific dosage, which could lead to them being under-dosed for effectiveness. Having each ingredient listed independently, with its specific dosing, lets you know exactly how much you’re getting with complete transparency.
Test Freak 2.0 Science-Backed Formula
The test increases athletes noticed from the original Test Freak formula were substantial, and yielded equally substantial growth for your physique. While the original Test Freak included the industry standards for testosterone support, ingredient knowledge has evolved since its inception. Test Freak 2.0 now includes a wider variety of adaptogens and root and plant extracts, which all support a more anabolic hormone environment with lower cortisol to improve your progress and physique. Additional benefits of this blend? Recovery support and an improvement in libido—no one is going to complain about that.
Test Freak 2.0 with Patented Ingredients
The supplement world continues to grow and improve, and the recent expansion of patented ingredients in products is one example of this. Patented ingredients are often thoroughly researched for their effectiveness, allowing a company to confidently state their benefits—something they can’t do with generic ingredients.
LJ100 tongkat ali is a powerful herb that was patented in 2015 and has since become a staple in test-boosting products. The Malaysian plant is known for its medicinal benefits, specifically in increasing testosterone levels and improving male fertility. Test Freak 2.0 delivers 100 milligrams of LJ100 in a complete serving. A study that directly focused on an increase in lean mass saw a significant change in the group who consumed 100 milligrams of the extract. This ingredient is a solid addition to the new formula, raising Test Freak to a higher standard.
Test Freak 2.0 Helps Reduce Cortisol
The effect of lowering cortisol is commonly overlooked, but its impact on your physique progress is important. Cortisol, when chronically elevated, is catabolic, fighting against the work you do in the gym every day. Living in a high-stress society and subjecting your body to the stress of intense training can add up to a harsh internal environment. Not only is LJ100 good for those testosterone-support hormones, but it can also block excessive cortisol—a multi-faceted ingredient for your benefit.
Test Freak 2.0 Helps Reduce DHT
Yes, testosterone is the king of hormones, especially when it comes to muscle growth. However, when testosterone converts to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), several negative health effects can happen. Hair loss and prostate diseases such as enlargement of the prostate and even prostate cancer can occur with an influx of DHT. Test Freak 2.0 formulators recognize this and have included ingredients such as saw palmetto extract and stinging nettle to counteract this issue. Both ingredients are dosed on the lower end (at 80 milligrams and 60 milligrams, respectfully), but with the host of other hormone-balancing ingredients, they yield an advantage.
Test Freak 2.0 Also Contains Antioxidants and Anti-Inflammatory Nutrients
It’s no surprise that a healthier system performs better, both in terms of physical output as well as processes such as muscle growth. The wide array of anti-inflammatory and antioxidants in Test Freak 2.0 speaks to this. Vitamins and minerals support a healthy system, and the addition of selenium, astralagus, and arugula to this formulation addresses your system from the inside. With the three respectively delivering 200 milligrams, 500 milligrams, and 200 milligrams of antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, and immunity-boosting benefits, not only are you focusing on the external physique, you’re also doing your internal system a world of good.
Test Freak 2.0 Prescription
PharmaFreak has outdone itself by taking a high-performing product and making it better. With the advances made in knowledge and ingredients, Test Freak 2.0 capitalizes for your benefit. Suggested dosage is six capsules per day, which can be taken all at once or split into two doses a day. A box contains a 30-day cycle, at which point it’s advised to take a break from taking Test Freak 2.0. If you’re using it, we found the best way to it is with a meal to help time-release the formula. Also, be sure to take it separately from any other medications you’re on to ensure everything maintains its full effectiveness. If you’re using this coming off steroids or as part of your PCT, we recommend taking twice the recommended daily dose for the first four weeks followed by the regular labelled dose for another four weeks. Be sure to work with a sports medical doctor or endocrinologist if this is the case. If you’re simply looking to maximize your efforts in the gym and take your physique to a new level, Test Freak 2.0 is a testosterone supplement to have in your arsenal.