Methenolone Enanthate is a man-made steroid, similar to the naturally occuring steroid testosterone.
Methenolone Enanthate is used to promote weight gain following extensive surgery, chronic infection, or severe trauma, and in other cases that result in inadequate weight gain or maintenance. Methenolone Enanthate is also used to decrease muscle loss caused by treatment with corticosteroids and to reduce bone pain associated with osteoporosis.
Dosage and administration
Adult dose is 200-400mg intramuscular injection per week.
Male patients with carcinoma of the breast or with known or suspected carcinoma of the prostate.
Carcinoma of the breast in females with hypercalcemia: androgenic anabolic steroids may stimulate osteolytic resorption of bones. Pregnancy, because of masculinization of the fetus. Nephrosis or the nephrotic phase of nephritis.
a) Prepubertal: Phallic enlargement and increased frequency of erections.
b) Postpubertal: Inhibition of testicular function, testicular atrophy and oligospermia, impotence, chronic priapism, epididymitis and bladder irritability.
In women: Clitoral enlargement, menstrual irregularities.
In both sexes: Increased or decreased libido.
Drug/Laboratory test interactions
Therapy with nandrolone decanoate may decrease thyroxine-binding globulin resulting in decreased total T4 serum levels and increased resin uptake of T3 and T4. Free thyroid hormone levels remain unchanged. Increased creatine and creatinine excretion, increased serum levels of creatinine phosphokinase (CPK).