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Description

Calusterone is a synthetic androgenic steroid hormone. It is used to treat a variety of medical conditions, including delayed puberty, hypogonadism, and certain types of cancer. It is also used to increase muscle mass and strength in bodybuilders and athletes.

The toxic effects of calusterone include liver damage, increased risk of heart attack and stroke, increased risk of prostate cancer, and masculinization in women. It can also cause acne, hair loss, and changes in mood and behavior.

Associated brand names include Andractim, Androderm, AndroGel, Androtop, Androxon, Andryl, Calusterone, and Testim.

Synonyms
  • calusterone
Classifications
  • anabolic steroid
  • antineoplastic
  • sport doping

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