Anabolic steroids & Andrenergic Agonists

Anabolic steroids & Andrenergic Agonists - Anabolic...

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Anabolic Steroids ANSC 107-502 Diethylstilbesterol Active Agent: Estrogen Banned by FDA Promotes growth rate and feed efficiency in steers and heifers Was used to prevent morning sickness in pregnant women, but due to prescription of extremely high doses (those which exceed dosage for bovine) caused severe birth defects when administered directly to humans. Ralgro® Active Agent: Zeranol (estrogen) Supplier: International Minerals and Chemical Corporation Promotes growth rate and feed efficiency in steers Only implant approved for use in Sheep Synovex S® Active Agent: Progesterone with Estradiol Benzoate Supplier: Syntex Animal Health Promotes growth rate and feed efficiency in steers S = used in steers Synovex H® Active Agent: Testosterone with Estradiol Benzoate Supplier: Syntex Animal Health Promotes growth rate and feed efficiency in heifers H = used in heifers Synovex C® Active Agent: Estradiol 17B and progesterone
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2008 for the course ANSC 107 taught by Professor Ramsey during the Fall '06 term at Texas A&M.

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