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The International Olympic Committee list of banned substances (performanceenhancing substances subject to doping controls) is generally accepted by the governing bodies of most sports. The Sept. 1994 list includes the following doping classes and methods:DOPING CLASSES stimulants narcotics anabolic agents diuretics peptide hormones and analoguesDOPING METHODS blood doping pharmacological, chemical, and physical manipulationclasses of drugs subject to certain restrictions alcohol marijuana local anaesthetics corticosteroids β blockersIt is not a comprehensive list of individual drugs; the ban applies to all compounds related to those on the list. In addition, individual sports federations may have their own list of banned substances.

DOPING CLASSES

stimulants

narcotics

anabolic agents

diuretics

peptide hormones and analogues

DOPING METHODS

blood doping

pharmacological, chemical, and physical manipulation

classes of drugs subject to certain restrictions

alcohol

marijuana

local anaesthetics

corticosteroids

β blockers

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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