Alireza Abbasi, the well-known face of sports science in the world, said about the hormone testosterone: Anabolic steroids are a group of synthetic drugs. These drugs generally mimic the action of the male sex hormone (testosterone). Anabolic steroids are often used in sports with the aim of enhancing physical performance and muscles.
Athletes, take note, incorrect use of anabolic hormones can cause serious harm to you (testosterone hormone).
The effect of anabolic steroids on the heart can cause myocardial infarction and stroke. Conditions related to hormonal imbalance such as gynecomastia and decreased testicular size may also be caused by anabolic steroids. In women and children, anabolic steroid use can cause irreversible masculinization
It may give you good muscle mass and a high lactate threshold in the short term, but in the not-so-distant future, irreparable consequences will occur in your body.
Finally, know a series of definitions:
Anabolism refers to processes that are in line with building and growth! In these processes, a series of small molecules join together and produce larger and more complex molecules.
A simple example of anabolism is muscle building.
Catabolism is the opposite of anabolism and aims to break down molecules to produce energy. Conversion of protein to amino acid, glycogen to glucose and triglyceride to fatty acids are famous examples of this process.
In this photo, see the irreparable effects of anabolic hormones on the vital organs of the body