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Anabolic means

Anabolic means (anabolica; Greek anabole – rise; synonyms: anabolic steroids, anabolizant) – medicines which cause strengthening of synthesis of protein in an organism.


  • Anabolic means nonsteroid – anabolic means which on a chemical structure do not belong to steroids (for example, potassium оротат);
  • Anabolic means steroid (synonym: anabolic steroids) – synthetic derivatives of androgens (for example, Phenobolinum).
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