Anabolic steroid hormones are designated in order to . They are usually injected, in addition orally given. Anabolics find main application with bodybuilding as well as with doping. Preparations are among other things Anapolon, Deca Durabolin, Durabolin, Dianabol as well as HCG.
Adverse effects are breath difficulties due to the increased need of oxygen of the muscle cells, increased welding production and hunger feeling due to the risen metabolic conversion. As long-term sequence in particular an increased cardiac infarct risk is to be mentioned. Some preparations lead to gynaecomasty (chest formation with men).
In Germany anabolic are subject to the prescription obligation, however often illegally traded in sport gyms and/or introduced over other EEC states.