Translation of anabolic steroid in Spanish:

anabolic steroid

esteroide anabólico, n.

Pronunciation /ˌænəˌbɑlɪk ˈstɛˌrɔɪd//ˌanəˌbɒlɪk ˈstɛrɔɪd//ˌænəˌbɑlɪk ˈstɪˌrɔɪd//ˌanəˌbɒlɪk ˈstɪərɔɪd/

noun

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    esteroide anabólico masculine
    • Many body builders and athletes use anabolic steroids to build muscle mass.
    • Athletes who use anabolic steroids to boost their performance are at an increased risk of developing cancer and of weakening their body's natural defence against infections, tests show.
    • There is also the possible use of an anabolic steroid to promote growth.
    • The German twice tested positive for the anabolic steroid nandrolone, but claimed his toothpaste had been spiked.
    • The original anabolic steroid is a natural hormone that can increase muscle mass.
    • Beta blockers may be more benign pharmacologically than anabolic steroids, but the message is the same.
    • Anabolic therapies, such as human growth hormone and anabolic steroids, that promote protein synthesis or inhibit protein breakdown also have been used.
    • Their reluctance was caused chiefly by fear of damage to the skin but sometimes by confusion between topical corticosteroids and anabolic steroids.
    • Androgenic anabolic steroids are used worldwide to help athletes gain muscle mass and strength.
    • As for testosterone, and other anabolic steroids they have their problems, too - especially when taken by growing adolescents.
    • Still, it wasn't the anabolic steroids, growth hormone and similar substances that alarmed the doctors.
    • They're completely different from anabolic steroids, which some athletes abuse.
    • A commonly used body building drug is Human Growth Hormone which works in a similar way to anabolic steroids to increase muscle mass using protein synthesis.
    • Adolescent male athletes are more likely than other adolescents to use anabolic steroids and ergogenics as performance-enhancing drugs.
    • What's a little anabolic steroid, a touch of human growth hormone amongst friends?
    • We refuse to mislead our readers, and diminish the endeavors of our top athletes, by showcasing anabolic steroids as the number-one way to get big.
    • At the pro level, muscle-enhancing drugs, such as testosterone, anabolic steroids and growth hormone, are a fact of life.
    • The British player failed a drugs test for the anabolic steroid last summer, but protested his innocence to the Association of Tennis Professionals.
    • In addition, abuse of anabolic steroids can stunt bone growth in adolescents and result in potentially permanent damage to the heart, liver, and kidneys.
    • As other athletes, baseball players have used anabolic steroids to become bigger, stronger and faster.