See what I mean? You need to realize that the products you are buying, the quantity you buy, where the dealer is located, and even who you are - factors into how much you´ll ultimately be paying for your stash. Remember, even though I´ve tried to make the list below as comprehensive as possible, there will always be market fluctuations and exceptions to the rule, as far as pricing goes. SO if you´ve kept up with me this far, you know that there is no "set price" for anabolics, but hopefully this will help you avoid paying too much.
In Total Recall (Bio) Arnold mentions that they used waaaay lower dosages. He supposedly went to a doctor and asked about steroids since he heard they will improve his performance. Doctor perscribes him some. I have no experience with steroids but I guess since its pharma grade it must've been somewhat safer than buying it from that shady guy in the locker room.
Negative side effects probably come down to genetics/luck and not overdoing it like the mass monsters nowadays.
If you were affected, you won't make it to Olympia, which is why nobody will know about it decades later.