anabolic steroid

(redirected from anabolic-androgenic steroid)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to anabolic steroid

any of a group of synthetic steroid hormones used to stimulate muscle and bone growth

References in periodicals archive ?
The paper, titled 'everyday memory deficits associated with anabolic-androgenic steroid use in regular gymnasium users', is published in the latest edition of The Open Psychiatry Journal.
A Review of the Chemistry, Biological Action, and Clinical Application of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids.
Endocrinological and pathological effects of anabolic-androgenic steroid in male rats.
Natural testosterone would need to be injected multiple times per week, but the class A anabolic-androgenic steroid derivatives only require intramuscular dosing once every 2 to 12 weeks, depending on the carboxylic acid groups added.
Anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) are testosterone derivatives that exert anabolic (tissue building) and androgenic (masculinizing) influences on the body.
HDL-C in five elete athletes using anabolic-androgenic steroids.
Before 1974, such drugs were primarily used as merely another group of anabolic-androgenic steroid preparations.
The study, believed to be the first in-depth look at anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use in women bodybuilders, is published in the current issue of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics.
Washington, May 21 ( ANI ): The use of anabolic-androgenic steroids may affect one's mental health later in life, a new study has warned.
In Middlesbrough, he has been working with drug and alcohol charity Lifeline and Teesside University to examine whether long-term use of high doses of anabolic-androgenic steroids might affect cognitive functions.
According to our results 20E may provide an alternative for substitution of anabolic-androgenic steroids in therapeutic treatments against muscle atrophy.
But drug testing is a delicate dilemma for organizers and athletes at gay sporting events: Anabolic-androgenic steroids help AIDS patients, but they also can be misused by HIV-positive athletes who cave in to competitive pressure.
UK Sport's Nandrolone Progress Report showed 94 out of 634 samples from non-hormonal dietary supplements tested last year were found to contain anabolic-androgenic steroids not listed on the label.
The presentations focused particularly on anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS), these analytes still comprising the greatest number of positive findings in samples tested by International Olympic Committee (IOC)-accredited sports drug-testing laboratories.