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anabolic

[‚an·ə′bäl·ik]
(biochemistry)
Pertaining to anabolism.
(evolution)
Pertaining to anaboly.
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This finding showed that DHEA did not exert anabolic steroid effects, yet this study is being used as evidence to re-classify DHEA as an anabolic steroid drug when the only tissues weighed show DHEA administration resulted in lower prostate weight than seen in normal control animals.
2007) acknowledged that more research needs to be conducted on the use of dietary supplements and whether their use is a gateway to future nonmedical anabolic steroid use.
Anabolic steroids can also lead to an expansion of the cardiac muscle, which can cause heart attacks, according to Dr.
Anabolic steroids have previously been permitted in the UAE for veterinary use such as the treatment of equine fractures and in pre-training, but traces must be below determined thresholds within a horse's system when it races.
Butler's admission comes hot on the heels of the British Horseracing Authority's decision to ban trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni for eight years after he admitted to using anabolic steroids on some of his horses.
The additive effects may be related to the ability of denosumab to block teriparatide's pro-resorptive effects while allowing for continued modeling-based bone formation and, perhaps, an expansion of the anabolic window, said Dr.
Anabolic androgenic steroids produce dose-dependent increase in left ventricular mass in power athletes, and this effect is potentiated by concomitant use of growth hormone.
James' comments come as figures from the British Crime Survey were published showing some 50,000 people aged 16 to 59 used anabolic steroids in 2009-10.
The US federal and state law clearly states that it is illegal to buy anabolic steroids and import them from outside the United States.
Coroner Nicholas Rheinberg recorded that Mr Myers died of natural causes "to which amphetamine and anabolic steroid use contributed".
Relationship between low levels of anabolic hormones and 6-year mortality in older men: the aging in the chianti area (InCHIANTI) study.
The abuse of anabolic steroids by teenagers--that is, their use without a prescription--is a health concern.