ND in elderly women with osteoporosis
The Gerontological Society of America journal published first prospective RCT showing that nandrolone decanoate treatment (50 mg/3 weeks for 2 years) of women aged 70 or over.
ND increases BMD, decreases number of vertebra fractures, and improves muscle mass & hemoglobin levels.
- The effect of nandrolone decanoate on bone mineral density, muscle mass, and hemoglobin levels in elderly women with osteoporosis: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Frisoli A Jr, Chaves PH, Pinheiro MM, Szejnfeld VL. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005;60(5):648-53.
ND in men with osteoporosis
Nandrolone decanoate, 50 mg im weekly, transiently increases the bone mass of men with idiopathic osteoporosis in a preliminary study published in American Journal of Therapeutics 1998.
- Nandrolone decanoate for men with osteoporosis. Hamdy RC, Moore SW, Whalen KE, Landy C. Am J Ther. 1998;5(2):89-95.