Nandrolone decanoate is an anabolic steroid synthetically derived from the male hormone testosterone. It is used in injection form by injecting in intramuscular muscles. It cause bloody cysts in the liver or liver tumors, decreases the good cholesterol and increases the bad cholesterol and leads to heart diseases and increases the risk for the hardening of arteries.

The various functions of Nandrolone decanoate are:

  • Helps in management of anemia due to kidney problems
  • Treating other conditions
  • Growth of tissues in the body
  • Improvement in the oxygen carrying ability of blood
  • Increases the size of RBC
  • Increases Hemoglobin

The potential risks of Nandrolone decanoate:

  • Swelling in ankles
  • Skin color change
  • Diarrhea
  • Baldness
  • Breast growth
  • Swelling in feet
  • Decrease in sex drive
  • Vomiting
  • Irritation bladder
  • Fertility problems
  • Problem in achieving erection
  • Testicle problems
  • Allergic reactions
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Swelling of mouth, face, tongue or lips
  • Tightness in chest
  • Acne problem
  • Emotional or behavior changes
  • Increase in facial hair
  • Menstrual changes
  • Yellowing of skin and eyes
  • Redness or swelling at the site of injection


The steroid should not be used in case the person is allergic to any ingredient present in Nandrolone, the user is planning to become pregnant or pregnant, and you have breast cancer or prostate cancer, kidney damage. In all these cases the steroid should not be used. In some case there is need to consult the doctor before taking the steroid and the cases are if you are having herbal preparation, you are breast feeding, any allergies to foods or medicines, have any heart disease, any liver problem, diabetes, swelling in feet, high calcium levels in blood, enlarged prostate. If the person is taking carbamazepine or warfarin then there is need to consult the doctor as the chances of side effects can be increased.

The syringes or needles used in the steroid injecting should be kept away from the reach of children and must be disposed. If the vial is damaged or there is discoloring then do not use that. Do not miss any dose or in case you miss then consult your doctor.

It is illegal and dangerous to use the steroid for enhancing the athletic performance and physical appearance. Before any medication or surgery you must inform the doctor before taking any treatment. It can affect the blood sugar level. It causes the bones of children to mature very fast. If there is increase in hair growth on face, menstrual changes in women then they consult doctor. If there are frequent erections or acne in men then they must consult their doctor.

The steroid should be stored in a tightly closed container and at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C. it should be kept away from moisture, heat and light. It should not be taken by the person to whom it is not prescribed.

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