Oxandrolone

Known as: Ossandrolone, 2-Oxaandrostan-3-one, 17-hydroxy-17-methyl-, (5alpha,17beta)-, Oxandrolona 
A synthetic, anabolic steroid hormone analog of testosterone. Similar to testosterone, oxandrolone binds to and activates specific nuclear receptors… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES Severe burns are associated with a significant loss of muscle and strength. Studies have reported that oxandrolone… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE AND SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Postburn long-term oxandrolone treatment improves hypermetabolism and body composition. The… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE When given to children for 1 year after a severe burn, oxandrolone significantly improves lean body mass, bone mineral… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Inclusion body myositis (IBM) remains without effective therapy. As anabolic steroids have myotrophic properties, the… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE To explore the hypothesis that oxandrolone may reverse muscle catabolism in cachectic, critically ill pediatric burn… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND A pilot study suggested that oxandrolone, an anabolic steroid, improved strength in boys with Duchenne dystrophy (DD… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE To evaluate oxandrolone, an oral anabolic steroid with potent anabolic activity and minimal androgenic effects, for the… (More)
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1996
1996
The spontaneous growth process in Turner's syndrome is characterized by a progressive decline in height velocity during childhood… (More)
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1993
1993
A Veterans Affairs cooperative study involving 273 male patients was performed to evaluate efficacy of oxandrolone in combination… (More)
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1984
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1984
A cooperative study was conducted to determine the efficacy of 30 days of treatment with either a glucocorticosteroid… (More)
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