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NFL List of Prohibited Substances

The following substances and methods are prohibited by the National Football League:

I. ANABOLIC AGENTS
A. ANABOLIC/ANDROGENIC STEROIDS:

  1. Generic Name
  2. Androstenediol
  3. Androstenedione
  4. I-Androstenedione
  5. Bolasterone
  6. Boldenone
  7. Calusterone
  8. Clostebol
  9. Danazol
  10. Dehydrochloromethyltestosterone
  11. Dehydroepiandrosterone
  12. Desoxymethyltestosterone
  13. Dihydrotestosterone
  14. Dromostanolone
  15. Ethylestrenol
  16. Fluoxymesterone
  17. Formebolone
  18. Furazabol
  19. Gestrinone
  20. 17 -Hydroxypreguenedione
  21. 17 -Hydroxyprogesterone
  22. Hydroxytestosterone
  23. Mestanolone
  24. Mesterolone
  25. Methandienone
  26. Methandriol
  27. Methandrostenolone
  28. Methenolone
  29. Methyltestosterone
  30. Mibolerone
  31. 19-N orandrostenediol
  32. Brand Names (Examples)
  33. Androstederm
  34. Androstan,Androtex
  35. Myagen
  36. Equipoise, Parenabol
  37. Turinabol, Steranabol
  38. Cyclomen, Danatrol
  39. Oral-Turinabol
  40. DHEA
  41. DMT,Madol
  42. DHT, Stanolone
  43. Drolban
  44. Maxibolin, Orabolin
  45. Halotestin
  46. Esiclene, Hubemol
  47. Miotolon
  48. Tridomose
  49. Proviron
  50. Danabol, Dianabol
  51. Androdiol
  52. Dianabol
  53. Primobolan
  54. Metandren
  55. Testorex
  56. 19-Diol
  57. l. Anabolic/Androgenic Steroids (cont’d)
  58. Generic Name
  59. 19-Norandrostenedione
  60. Norbolethone
  61. Norclostebol
  62. Norethandrolone
  63. Normethandrolone
  64. 19-N ortestosterone (N androlone)
  65. Oxandrolone
  66. 6-0xoandrosterone
  67. Oxymesterone
  68. Oxymetholone
  69. Progesterone
  70. Stanozolol
  71. Stenbolone
  72. Testosterone
  73. 1-Testosterone
  74. Tetrahydrogestrinone
  75. Trenbolone

and related substances

B. HORMONES:
Generic Name

  1. Human Growth Hormone (bGH)
  2. Animal Growth Hormones
  3. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (bCG)
  4. Insulin Growth Factor (IGF-1)
  5. Erythropoietin (EPO)

and related substances

C. BETA-2-AGONISTS (Clenbuterol, etc.)

  1. Brand Names (Examples)
  2. 19 Nora Force
  3. Genabol
  4. Nilevar
  5. Deca-Durabolin
  6. Anavar, Lonovar
  7. 6-0xo
  8. Oranabol
  9. Anadrol
  10. Stromba, Winstrol
  11. Andronate
  12. THG
  13. Finaject
  14. Brand Names (Examples)
  15. Saizen, Humatrope, Nutropin AQ
  16. Novarel, Menotropins

 

D. ANTI-ESTROGENIC AGENTS (Anastrozole [Arimidex], Clomiphene [Clomid],
Cyclofenil, Tamoxifen)

II. MASKING AGENTS

A. DIURETICS
Generic Name

  1. Acetazolamide
  2. Amiloride
  3. Bendroflumethiazide
  4. Benzthiazide
  5. Bumetanide
  6. Chlorothiazide
  7. Cyc10thiazide
  8. Ethacrynic Acid
  9. F1umethiazide
  10. Furosemide
  11. lIydrochlorothiazide
  12. lIydroflumethiazide
  13. Methyc10thiazide
  14. Metolazone
  15. Polythiazide
  16. Probenecid
  17. Quinethazone
  18. Spironolactone
  19. Triamterene
  20. Trichlonnethiazide

and related substances
B. EPITESTOSTERONE
C. PROBENECID
D. FINASTERIDE (Propecia, Proscar)
Brand Names (Examples)

  1. AmiIco
  2. Midamor
  3. Aprinox
  4. Aquatag
  5. Burine
  6. Diuril
  7. Anbydron
  8. Edecrin
  9. Lasix
  10. Aprozide
  11. Leodrine
  12. Aquatensen
  13. Zaroxolyn
  14. Renese
  15. Benemid
  16. lIydromox
  17. Aldactone
  18. Jatropur, Dytac
  19. Anatran

 

III. CERTAIN STIMULANTS

  1. Generic Name
  2. Amphetamine
  3. Ephedrine
  4. Fenfluramine
  5. Methamphetamine
  6. Methylephedrine
  7. Methylphenidate
  8. Modafinil
  9. Norfenfluramine
  10. Pseudoephedrine *
  11. Phentermine
  12. Synephrine

 

Brand Names (Examples)

  1. Greenies, Speed
  2. Ma Huang, Chi Powder
  3. Phen-Fen, Redux
  4. Ritalin, Daytrana, Metadate, Methylin
  5. Sudafed, Actifed
  6. Fastin, Adipex, Ionamin
  7. Bitter Orange, Citrus Aurantium

* Except as properly prescribed by Club medical personnel.

IV. DOPING METHODS
Introduction of a Prohibited Substance into the body by any means, including but not
limited to the introduction of a Prohibited Substance, or the ingestion or injection of a
supplement or other product containing a Prohibited Substance.
Pharmacological, chemical or physical manipulation by, for example, catheterization,
urine substitution, tampering, or inhibition of renal excretion by, for example, probenecid
and related compounds.