Table 3.

Effects of nandrolone decanoate on body composition, muscle size, and strength in men and womena

Variable (Change)Men (n = 20)Women (n = 12)P
Weight (kg)2.0 ± 3.12.4 ± 3.50.78
LBM (kg)3.1 ± 2.53.2 ± 1.50.94
Fat mass (kg)−0.7 ± 1.6−0.5 ± 1.30.73
Quadriceps CSA (cm2)5.3 ± 5.55.6 ± 4.20.89
Knee extension 3RM (lb)5.6 ± 6.25.7 ± 5.90.98
  • a CSA, cross-sectional area.