Nandrolone

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Nandrolone is an anabolic steroid use for weight gain, appetite stimulation and treatment of chronic illness in dogs.

Nandrolone has been used for treatment of diethylstilboestrol-induced anemia[1] and chronic hepatitis[2], but with variable results.

Recommended dose rate is 1 mg/kg given intramuscularly monthly.

References

  1. Van Kruiningen HJ & Friedland TB (1987) Responsive estrogen-induced aplastic anemia in a dog. J Am Vet Med Assoc 191(1):91-92
  2. Mandigers PJ et al (2005) Double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the efficacy of nandrolone laurate in the treatment of dobermanns with subclinical hepatitis. Vet Rec 157(11):313