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19-norandrostenedione
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Description

19-Norandrostenedione is a synthetic anabolic steroid hormone that is similar to testosterone. It is used to increase muscle mass and strength, as well as to improve athletic performance. It is also known as 19-nortestosterone or 19-nor.

Toxic effects of 19-norandrostenedione include increased risk of heart attack, stroke, liver damage, and kidney damage. It can also cause high blood pressure, increased cholesterol levels, and increased risk of prostate cancer. It can also cause mood swings, aggression, and depression.

Associated brand names include 19-Norandrostenediol, 19-Norandrostenediol-3-acetate, 19-Norandrostenediol-3-one, 19-Norandrostenediol-17-acetate, 19-Norandrostenediol-17-one, and 19-Norandrostenediol-17-one-3-acetate.

Classifications
  • anabolic steroid
  • sport doping

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