Dating a man on steroids
Three cases of nalbuphine hydrochloride dependence associated with anabolic steroid abuse. “I have a lot of arguments with my Dad,” he said, “and they keep thinking something’s wrong with me.” The patient was very muscular and dressed in baggy sweats that masked his body proportions. At his first visit, Aaron, age 18, told the psychiatrist he had no complaints but was coming to please his parents. Three cases of nalbuphine hydrochloride dependence associated with anabolic steroid abuse. Past anabolic-androgenic steroid use among men admitted for substance abuse treatment: an underrecognized problem? Psychiatric effects and psychoactive substance use in anabolic-androgenic steroid users. Evidence for physical and psychological dependence on anabolic androgenic steroids in eight weight lifters.
Fat-free mass index in users and non-users of anabolic-androgenic steroids.
Anabolic steroids: a possible gateway to opioid dependence.
"Attempting to drink myself into coma at an airport hotel. -head didn't show."My friend Hannah* was texting me from Australia, where she'd flown (22 hours! "As much as I hated him," she told me recently, "I can see now that if it weren't for all the crazy stuff he challenged me to do, like skydiving and traveling to places with no plumbing, I would've gone right back to work, crushed.
Past anabolic-androgenic steroid use among men admitted for substance abuse treatment: an underrecognized problem? This article provides the groundwork for that understanding, starting with the story of “Aaron”—a composite patient whose case represents experiences and verbatim quotes from AAS users known to the authors.
This is not surprising because users of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS): If you are a clinician who regularly sees male adolescents and young men, you need to become familiar with—and watch for—this often-secret form of substance abuse.