Cal was convinced that if he had been stronger, he could've protected Daisy and, after being tortured by Dr. Whitehall, Jiaying had no interest in ordinary humans, thus Cal created this drug to give himself the power he wasn't born with.
Gives it's user super human strength.
However, according to Simmons, a single dose would send a normal man to the hospital. Also, this drug may be the source of Cal's uncontrollable rage as he said it made him a "little moody."
Framework Universe Edit
In "No Regrets," Hydra scientists develop a serum similar to the kind Cal used in the real world that gave him his super strength. Fitz injects May with the serum before she fights Patriot thus she is as strong as he is.
Cal mentioned he was constantly experimenting with the formula, but was never able to perfect it.
These are all the known ingredients:
- Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids
- Live Enzyme Blocker
- Various Metabolic Enhancers
- Gorilla Testosterone
- A Drop of Peppermint