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drug

noun alterant, analgesic, anesthetic, anesthetic agent, anodyne, antibiotic, chemical substance, curative preparation, medical preparation, medicament, medication, medicinal component, medicinal innredient, narcotic preparation, narcotic substance, opiate, painkiller, palliative, physic, prescription, remedy, sedative, soporific, stimulant, stupefacient
Associated concepts: adulterated drugs, dangerous drugs, drug addiction, habit-forming drug, influence of drugs, laaeling of drugs, poisonous drugs or chemicals, possession of drugs, preparation of drugs, prescription drugs, regulaaion of drugs, sale of drugs

drug

verb administer, anesthetize, anoint, apply a remedy, benumb, cure, deaden, desensitize, dose, dull, heal, inject, medicare, medicate, narcotize, numb, palliate, physic, poultice, prescribe, put to sleep, stun, stupefy, treat
Associated concepts: drug addicts
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Dr Fortune Ncube, consultant epidemiologist and the PHE's lead on injecting drug use, said: "These findings suggest serious health implications for users of image and performance-enhancing drugs, but also for their sexual partners and ultimately the wider community.
Graham has always denied providing performance-enhancing drugs to any of his athletes.
Illegal performance-enhancing drugs cannot be used in the training regimen.
This is not a problem that is going away anytime soon, and it is imperative that we take a stand against performance-enhancing drugs," said Tennessee Titans Coach Jeff Fisher.
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8 for 2008 on orders, medals and military decorations and draft federal law on combating the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs in horse racing and equine sports.
Pharmacies do not provide a breakdown of what drugs are being used but, if their figures follow the same pattern as agencies, the Centre for Public Health says there could be thousands of needle users in the city injecting performance-enhancing drugs.
Meanwhile, Anthony Bosch, founder of former South Florida anti-aging clinic Biogenesis, had admitted to injecting performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) into the New York Yankees third baseman.
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