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Subject: Anabolic steroid, Testosterone, Bolasterone, Hydroxyflutamide, Zanoterone
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Trade names Virilon
Legal status
Routes of
Pharmacokinetic data
Metabolism Liver
Biological half-life 6-8 hours
Excretion 90% urine / 10% feces
CAS Registry Number  Y
ATC code G03
PubChem CID:
DrugBank  N
ChemSpider  Y
Chemical data
Formula C20H30O2
Molecular mass 302.451

Methyltestosterone (brand names:[1] Android, Androral, Oraviron, Testred, Virilon) is a 17-alpha-alkylated anabolic steroid used to treat males with a testosterone deficiency.[2] It bears close structural similarity to testosterone, but has a methyl group at C17 in order to increase oral bioavailability.

Confiscated methyltestosterone.


  1. ^ "Methyltestosterone Oral : Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings & Dosing". WebMD. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  2. ^ "Truestar health". 
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