TESTING @ TU
This was posted by Dave Palumbo in a thread on MD. I remember hearing that all winners at TU are required 2b tested...but supposedly that has never occurred.
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*TEAM UNIVERSE BANNED SUBSTANCE LIST:*
Testosterone/Epitestosterone ratio is considered positive at a value greater than 6. The following anabolic agents were tested:
Mesterolone Probenecid (masking agent)
Methenolone Testosterone (T/EPI-T Ratio)
Methyltestosterone and related compounds
Agents with Anti-Estrogenic Activity – the following classes of anti-estrogenic substances are prohibited:
1. Aromatase inhibitors including, but not limited to, anastrozole, letrozole, aminoglutethimide, exemestane, formestane, testolactone.
2. Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators (SERMs) including, but not limited to raloxifene, tamoxifen, toremifene.
3. Other anti-estrogenic substances including, but not limited to, clomiphene, cyclofeni, fulvestrant.
What is the Team Universe policy toward HRT for chronic low testosterone?
According to the NPC medical advisor – athletes cannot be on HRT or they will test positive.
Please be aware that the following supplements may cause a positive steroid result in the drug testing:
19 - Norandrostene
19 - Norandrostenedione