Pharmaceutical Name: Decabol Chemical name: Nandrolone Decanoate Chem. Abstr. Name: 17beta-hydroxyester-4-en-3-one Molecular Structure: C27H34O3 Molecular Weight: 446.669 Product Description: Decabol is an injectable preparation containing the active ingredient nandrolone decanoate. Nandrolone is used in the treatment of osteoporosis (i.e., bone degeneration) due to its positive influence on calcium metabolism and the increase in bone mass. It also has a positive effect on protein metabolism and is used where a protein deficiency exists, eg. during chronic debilitating diseases, after major surgery & severe trauma. Indications: Appetite stimulation, osteoporosis, increased bone density, recovery from major surgery and trauma Presentation: Each 10 ml multidose vial contains 250 mg per ml. Beginning in May, 2005, new flip-off tops are green coloured and have Decabol stamped on them. Older vials have a red coloured generic flip-off top.