Effect of bolandiol dipropionate (anabiol), an anabolic hormone, on diethylnitrosamine-induced hepatocarcinogenesis in rat.

The effect of bolandiol dipropionate (Anabiol), an anabolic steroid hormone, on hepatocarcinogenesis was investigated in rats. Anabiol was injected at a dose of 5 mg into the thigh muscle at intervals of 2 weeks, simultaneously with or subsequently to the 4-week administration of diethylnitrosamine (DEN). The average number of tumors larger than 3 mm in… CONTINUE READING