Nadrolone Research Paper

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Nandrolone is an anabolic steroid which is used to increase the growth of certain tissues. Athletes would use this enhancing drug to improve their blood’s oxygen-carrying ability. This process would be done by increasing hemoglobin and the size of red blood cells. With this advantage, the athlete would be able to train longer and harder since they would have more amounts of oxygenated blood in their muscles. Athletes who have been injured would also take nandrolone in order to recover quicker. This steroid can also increase muscle size, strength and power. In addition, there are potential harmful side effects that come along with this steroid. Nadrolone may cause bloody cysts in the liver and spleen and liver tumors which may cause extreme internal bleeding in the abdomen. Nandrolone can also decrease HDL, which is good cholesterol, and increase LDL which is the bad. Since the ratio for LDL will be higher than HDL, this will increase the risk of arteriosclerosis and other heart diseases. Wild mood swings may also occur which is commonly known as “steroid rage”.
Growth hormone is produced by the pituitary gland and it is used to increase growth in children and adolescents. This hormone is widely found in a number of prescription drugs in order to regulate body composition, body fluids, muscle and bone growth. It can also be used for sugar
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These drugs are used in sports where the player would need a steady hand and eye such as archery, darts and rifle shooting, snooker, and golf. This drug would be able to calm the athlete and lower their blood pressure because beta blockers work by blocking the body’s receptors for adrenalin. The side effects of this drug include: nausea and diarrhea, blurred vision, hair loss, weakness, fatigue and muscle cramps. Bisoprolol can also affect the central nervous system (CNS) and the symptoms include: depression, confusion, dizziness, hallucinations, and

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