nandrolone


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nandrolone

 [nan´dro-lōn]
an anabolic steroid with lesser androgenic effects; used as n. decanoate and n. phenpropionate in the treatment of severe growth retardation in children and of metastatic breast cancer and as an aid in the treatment of chronic wasting diseases and anemia associated with renal insufficiency.
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Both Hughie and Tyson Fury strongly denied the nandrolone charge, claiming the positive was a result of eating wild boar that had not been castrated.
A statement read: "UKAD, Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury have agreed to resolve the proceedings brought by UKAD against Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury based on the reported presence of elevated levels of nandrolone metabolites in urine samples that they provided after their respective fights in February 2015; and against Tyson Fury based on his alleged failure to provide a sample in September 2016.
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The treatment with nandrolone decanoate began on the fifth week and consisted of the intramuscular injections (gastrocnemius muscle) of deca-durabolin[R] (0.5 mg [kg.sup.-1] body weight) diluted in vegetal oil, five times a week, during four weeks (PERES; LUCIANO, 1995; NOORAFSHAN et al., 2005).
The relative weight (% g) of liver and spleen following nandrolone decanoate administration in male and female rats (mean [+ or -] SE).
(1992), which allows animals to reproduce the squat weight-lifting training, we proposed to analyze the supraphysiological effects of nandrolone decanoate use in association to strength training on body composition, lipid and glucose homeostasis, liver and renal injury markers and strength gain in adult male rats.
Thus, the present research was designed to determine if treatment of nandrolone mixed with food gave an influence on the male reproduction.
Nandrolone (also referred to as 19-nortestosterone) is an anabolicandrogenic steroid used to build muscle mass and is a prohibited substance under the WADA Code.
Jaap Stam The Holland centre-back failed a test for nandrolone just three months after signing for Lazio from Manchester United.
In the nandrolone case, the female athlete tested positive for the steroid between April and the end of last month.
Rusedski was acquitted by a tribunal three weeks ago of responsibility for a positive test for nandrolone but since then the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) have been considering a possible appeal against that decision to the Court for Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.
Tennis's governing body, the ATP, pinned warnings up in all locker rooms on the tour highlighting the perils of taking a salt replacement tablet which may have contributed to altered nandrolone levels among a handful of players.