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Unformatted text preview: healthy men o 600 mg testosterone emanthane for 10 weeks o Weight trained group gained 13.6 lbs of lean body mass Prohormones • Anabolic steroids banned by sports organizations o prohormones developed in response • prohormones provide “raw materials” that the body can use to make testosterone • Common prohormones o DHEA o Androstenedione • But they are effective Effectiveness of Prohormones • Studies conducted at Iowa State showed: o Dehydroepiandrosterne (DHEA) did not increase testosterone or strength compared to a placebo group o Androstenedione DOES increase testosterone but also increased estradiol . There was no impact on strength compared to a placebo group...
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- Spring '08
- estrogen, anabolic steroids, Anabolic steroid, Lean body mass