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nandrolone

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noun nan·dro·lone \ˈnan-drə-ˌlōn\

Definition of nandrolone

  1. :  a semisynthetic anabolic steroid C18H26O2 derived from testosterone and used chiefly in the form of various ester derivatives



Origin of nandrolone

perhaps from nor- + andr- + 1-ol + testosterone


First Known Use: 1963


Medical Dictionary

nandrolone

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noun nan·dro·lone \ˈnan-drə-ˌlōn\

Medical Definition of nandrolone

  1. :  a semisynthetic anabolic steroid C18H26O2 derived from testosterone and used in the form of its esters to control metastatic breast cancer and to treat certain anemias and postmenopausal osteoporosis—called also 19-nortestosterone




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