Top 5 Bodybuilders Who Died From Steroids Abuse [Shocking]

Do you want to know the top famous bodybuilders who died from Steroids Abuse then this post will show you all the top bodybuilders who have died due to steroids use. We are constantly posting such articles to bring the awareness in many men and women to know to choose the wrong path to achieve your fitness goals.

We agree that with the help of anabolic steroids you are going to see the results faster as compared to any other way but the consequences and side effects are very deadly. For short term benefits these bodybuilders have to pay the permanent damages to their life and are now dead.

We want to say that what is the point of build such body which is like filling the body with deadly chemicals which can take your life anytime without any signals or warnings. We really hope that after reading this post all the younger bodybuilders who are are planning to drift towards steroids use would not do that.

We mean what is the point of getting fame and money which comes at the price of your life. Life cannot be bought from money no matter you are billionaire or millionaire. Life is the most precious and important thing we have got in our the world and we must not simply put our life for temporary benefits, money or fame.

In fact our life is the most valuable thing in this world but these top 5 bodybuilders ignore this and taken the risk and paid the price by giving away their lives. We try to do our level best to bring the awareness about steroids abuse among teens and young men and women who are tempted to go for steroids use please don’t do this. Think about your loved ones, your children, your wife, your parents and your friends.

They don’t want to lose you or see you in trouble. If you really love bodybuilding and want to be a bodybuilder then use protein supplements and other dietary supplements there is no problem with that and we are not against it either.

But Anabolic steroids are big no and we really hope that after reading this blog post you will change your mind and remain clean no matter in what sport you are interested in.

Top Bodybuilders Who Have Died From Steroids Abuse List

1. Nasser El Sonbaty

Nasser El Sonbaty

Nasser El Sonbaty was the top IFBB Mr Olympia bodybuilder who died on March 20, 2013  was died at tha age of 47 due to kidney failure. He was given the nickname of the professor by his fans.

He was a truly mass monster who dominated the bodybuilding Mr. Olympia competition during the 90’s but unfortunately, he never won Mr. Olympia title but won many top bodybuilding competitions.

He was born on October 15, 1965, West Germany and died on March 20, 2013, Cairo, Egypt. We really enjoyed his posting routine in Mr Olympia and we all were socked when we heard this news.

He was suffering from serious kidney infections which later lead to kidney failure and he died during his sleep.

2. Mike Matarazzo

Mike Matarazzo

Number 2 in our list is Mike Matarazzo a professional American ifbb pro bodybuilder. He was also a very popular bodybuilder of 90’s same a Nasser El Sonbaty but his cause of death was health problem.

He opened blames steroids for the reason of his serious heart problems which eventually became the reason for his death. He was born on November 8, 1965, Boston, Massachusetts, United States and died on August 16, 2014, Palo Alto, California, United States at the age of only 47.

Even after retiring from professional bodybuilding competition he continuously was troubled with his heart problems. He had triple by pass heart surgery and followed by a heart attack at age of 41 and eventually died at the age of 47 due to heart diseases.

He has truly a very charismatic bodybuilder who truly believed in entertaining his fans while he was on Mr Olympia competition. He neve won any Mr Olympia competition but he was loved by his fans very much.

3. Andreas Munzer

Andreas Munzer

Andreas Munzer was also one of the famous bodybuilder who died from steroids use and we would say that he literally abused steroids and ultimately had to pay the price with his life.

Andreas Munzer was born on October 25, 1964, Pack, Styria, Austria and died on March 14, 1996, Munich, Germany. He was very popular for his low body fat and no other bodybuilder was so ripped has him and that made him so popular as the most shredded bodybuilder of all times.

But due to the long term use of heavy steroids use his liver and kidneys were seriously damaged. According to autopsy his liver were completely dissolved due to the heavy doses of centrebutol use and we can say that he abused steroids to extreme.

We know that professional bodybuilder really work hard in the gym 2 to 3 times a day to stay in their top shape but because of this urge and desire to stay at the top drifts them towards of steroids use and then abusing it and then pay the big price for it.

He was rushed to the hospital by her girlfriend in Munich but he eventually died and the main reason was steroids use.

4. Oli Cooney

Oli Cooney

Oli Cooney was not so famous as the above listed bodybuilders but he was very determined to change his physique. He faced 2 heart attacks and 3 deadly strokes but then also he continued to train himself and eventually was dead at the small age of only 20.

It is really sad to hear that a guy who has not even seen half of his life do die so early. He was very open about his steroids use and after been warned by doctors so many times he did not stopped.

Even though he stopped taking steroids but the damage was done to his body and he was dead. After a night out he Cooney was on his way to the taxi but collasped and was dead at Bristol Royal Infirmary.

5.  Steve Michalik

Steve Michalik

Steve Michalik was very popular for his high level intensity workouts and he want out to become Mr America in 1972 and won Mr Universe title in 1975. But due to his steroids abuse and continues use for long period of time, he eventually was among the dead bodybuilders list.

He life was not easy and his life was of full of struggle and his parents were abusive to him. In 1980’s he was diagnosed with liver tumers, kidney disease, and heart failure.

After that he retired from professional bodybuilding sport and went on to open his own gym and trained countless number of bodybuilders but eventually in 2011 he received a kidney transplant and at the age of 63 he was dead.

Final Words

So friends these are the top 5 bodybuilders who died from steroids abuse. I have posted this so that all who are trying to build muscles but taking steroids then please stop because it is not worth it.

Giving their lives for bodybuilding is not good and you must avoid using steroids at any costs. Please help us to spread this post so please give it 1 like and also share with your friends on social media sites. Thank you.

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