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anabolic

[‚an·ə′bäl·ik]
(biochemistry)
Pertaining to anabolism.
(evolution)
Pertaining to anaboly.
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The directorate seized anabolic steroid worth Rs 2 crore and foreign currency of Rs 1.28 crore.
To potentiate anabolic properties, control adverse health effects, or avoid a positive result in doping-control, other pharmacological agents are also administered [3].
"A net gain in protein balance (i.e., synthesis minus breakdown) is called an anabolic response, as opposed to a catabolic response caused by the rate of protein breakdown exceeding the rate of protein synthesis.
Anabolic steroids abuse-induced cardiomyopathy and ischaemic stroke in a young male patient.
Two other men - Andrew Jonathon Dodd, 51, of Maes Refail, Henryd, Conwy, and David Michael Jenkins, 36, of Cornist Lane, Flint - pleaded guilty to all four charges of conspiring to import/export a Class C drug, producing and supplying anabolic steroids, and conspiring to conceal criminal property at an earlier hearing.
highlighted several cases in which anabolic steroids were the culprits of severe rare conditions including Wilms tumor and hepatic tumors requiring liver transplantation [4, 6].
VERO, which pitted teriparatide (Forteo) against risedronate in women with at least two moderate or one severe vertebral fracture, as well as a bone mineral density (BMD) T score of -1.5 or less, was the first study to compare an anabolic treatment to antiresorptive therapy using fractures as an endpoint, according to Astrid Fahrleitner-Pammer, MD, of the departments of internal medicine, endocrinology, and diabetology at Medical University of Graz (Austria), who presented the study at the annual meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.
The former leading amateur rider is the first Irish trainer to be convicted of possessing anabolic steroids after officials from the Department of Agriculture discovered forbidden remedies at his yard in January 2012.
While anabolic steroids can lead to great results in less time, Turinabol is less effective than other products in the same category.  In the case of Turinabol, the action is not immediate and it helps the athletes in building muscles and gaining weight slowly but completely.
The warning about the dangers of the drug comes as the ECHO reveals that two Merseyside Police officers have been suspended for testing positive for anabolic steroids in the last five years, but later reinstated.