Definitions

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  • n. An anabolic steroid, 19-nortestosterone, that may be present naturally in minute quantities in the human body.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an androgen (trade names Durabolin or Kabolin) that is used to treat testosterone deficiency or breast cancer or osteoporosis

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Examples

  • In 2006 he was banned for two years for taking performance-enhancing anabolic steroid nandrolone.

    The Paradox of Shoaib Akhtar

  • Indeed, there have even been cases in which purportedly “natural” weight-loss and other supplements, like those containing the much-vaunted Acai Berry, have been contaminated either intentionally or through sloppy production methods with stimulants like oxilofrine, ephedrine and clenbuterol and steroids like nandrolone.

    The Explainer: Why clenbuterol?

  • Well, I think what you heard before was the “Belgian Beef” defense raised by former mountain bike world champion Paola Pezzo, when she tested positive for the metabolites of nandrolone (19-nortestosterone), at World Cup race in Annecy, France, in 1997.

    The Explainer: Say it ain’t so, Alberto

  • Indeed, there have even been cases in which purportedly “natural” weight-loss and other supplements, like those containing the much-vaunted Acai Berry, have been contaminated (either intentionally or through sloppy production methods) with stimulants like oxilofrine, ephedrine and clenbuterol and steroids like nandrolone.

    The Explainer: Why clenbuterol?

  • Like Contador, Pezzo said that the nandrolone positive was a result of her ingestion of beef that had been injected with the steroid.

    The Explainer: Say it ain’t so, Alberto

  • Roderick Attard, a little-known scrum half from Malta who had trials with Gateshead Thunder at the start of this season, has been banned for two years after testing positive for the banned steroid nandrolone earlier this year.

    Josh Charnley recalled by Wigan from Hull KR loan spell

  • But despite the fact Christie is serving a life ban from British Olympic teams due to his positive test for the banned substance nandrolone a decade ago, he is still able to act as Lewis-Francis's personal coach.

    Clubs root for Portsmouth in £18.2m high court battle with taxman

  • Dickey had previously received a one year suspension in 2002 after testing positive for the prohibited substances phentermine, boldenone and nandrolone in a sample taken from him at the 2001 Tour of Guatemala.

    Duane Dickey gets lifetime ban

  • The International Olympic Committee says Razoronov tested positive for the steroid nandrolone after finishing sixth in the 105-kilogram (231. 5-pound) division.

    Ukrainian weightlifter expelled for doping

  • “I take nandrolone; you might know it as Deca,” Ganz continued.

    Shooting Star

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