prohormone

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prohormone

[′prō‚hȯr‚mōn]
(biochemistry)
The precursor of a hormone.
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Cytochroma's lead products include CTAP101 Capsules, a vitamin D prohormone to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD) and vitamin D insufficiency, and Fermagate Tablets, a new and potent non-absorbed phosphate binder to treat hyperphosphatemia in CKD patients on chronic hemodialysis.
coded CTAP101 Capsules), a vitamin D prohormone to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD) and vitamin D insufficiency; and, Alpharen[sup.
As a result of the forgoing deliberations, an Adverse Analytical Finding for testosterone or testosterone prohormones in the Respondent's samples had been established and that the Respondent had therefore committed an anti-doping rule violation.
The 1-androstene prohormones (including ADD) can be converted to 1,4-androstadien-17[alpha]-ol-3-one (boldenone).
The analysis carried out on 634 legal supplements, including vitamins, minerals and amino acids, purchased in 13 different countries showed them to contain undeclared quantities of anabolic agents, known as prohormones.
Anyone who ever took steroids knows that no one got big taking prohormones.
Supplements include prohormones, amino acids/derivatives, herbal products, vitamins/minerals, and others.
The upcoming release of Diosterol(TM) represents a monumental addition to a product category that has been lacking in the industry-especially after the recent legislation that passed making most prohormones controlled substances like anabolic steroids.
Natriuretic peptide production can also be assessed by measuring the N-terminal fragments from their prohormones in plasma, because these fragments constitute stable markers in vitro and in vivo.
Some items were composed to reflect the use of supplements that were regularly advertised in the magazine, including protein, prohormones, creatine, fat burners, and amino acids (See Appendix B for full measure).
In contrast to other prohormones, proBNP does not contain a C-terminal-flanking region.