This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oxandrolone
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A synthetic anabolic steroid derived from dihydrotestosterone.
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Oxandrolone, also known as oxandrin, is a drug first synthesized by Raphael Pappo while at Searle Laboratories, now Pfizer Inc., under the trademark Anavar, and introduced into the United States in 1964. It is a synthetic anabolic steroid derivative of dihydrotestosterone with an oxygen atom replacing the 2 carbon and methylation in the 17 position.
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A synthetic hormone with anabolic and androgenic properties.