androstenedione

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androstenedione

[¦an·drō·stə¦ned·ē‚ōn]
(biochemistry)
C19H26O2 Any one of three isomeric androgens produced by the adrenal cortex.
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When you looked at the medical and scientific literature for the effects of Androstendione on testosterone elevation in humans, how many studies did you find in support of that hypothesis?
The specific objectives of this study ere (i) to histopathologically evaluate the structural changes associated with sustained delivery of testosterone (T), dihydrotestosterone (DHT), and androstendione (AED) using adult male rats as a model, and (ii) to morphometrically evaluate the cortical areas and length upon the exposure of the aforementioned hormones for 90 days.
McGwire's mention of Androstendione elevated sales for that product that have not abated to this day.