This bodybuilder almost lost his arms because of an addictive drug

Bodybuilder Romario Dos Santos Alves wanted to make his arms really big, like Hulk-sized big. He found a substance called synthol that helped him get to enormous bicep sizes and unreal deltoid muscles, but it almost cost him his arms. The synthol had made his muscles basically turn into rock and a doctor told Alves he would have to get his arms amputated. However, on the morning of the surgery, Alves received some good news and was saved his arms. See his story and how he got involved with the drug and how hard it is to really quit.

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