Nandrolone treatment decreases the level of rat kidney alpha(1B)-adrenoceptors.


Abuse of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) is associated with serious side effects, such as hypertension and fluid retention. Renal alpha(1)- and alpha(2)-adrenoceptors are implicated in the regulation of blood pressure and fluid balance. In the present study, the levels of renal alpha(1A)-, alpha(1B)-, alpha(2A)- and alpha(2B)-adrenoceptors, and spleen… (More)


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