so what's the performance enhancing aspect of diuretic precisely?

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  1. skullmaskkid

    skullmaskkid Banned Banned

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    So everybody is obvious giddy about Cyborg failing the test, but what exact does diuretic do for one's fighting ability? can someone explain
     
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    Diuretics are used as a risky but quick method of weight cutting.


    They're illegal because its a dangerous way to lose water weight and can cause liver/heart failure.

    Idk if they can be used as masking agents but then again I don't really have much experience with diuretics. Maybe some Sherbro can elaborate.
     
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    Go watch Johnny Hendricks' UFC career.
     
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    Weight cutting is one function. Ashley Evans-Smith tested positive for diuretics for her short notice fight against Pennington.
     
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    interesting, to me it's not as bad as using steroids or hgh
     
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    Definitely not imo. BUT if they can be used as masking agents I understand USADAs concern.


    Theres been people from ATT who've been popped in the past for using diuretics but it was solely for weight cutting purposes because 30-40lbs is a MASSIVE amount of weight to lose/cut in a couple of months.
     
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    It masks other PEDs and helps you cut weight and apparently that one helps women stay feminine while taking steroids.
     
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    A Conor nuthugger not knowing that

     
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    Masking agent for roids
     
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    With how much weight she was cutting, I doubt that she was also using steroids. But, they are a masking agent so she is going to get shit on by a lot of people for this.
     
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    Yes it was a masking agent,she wasnt using it to cut weight with no fight scheduled
     
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    The real question is whether shes using it as masking agent or to cut weight. Is there some ex post test people can do to figure that out?

    sometimes people ask rhetorical questions to start conversations

    you not understanding that?

     
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    Says she would die making 135 weighs low 160s,puts on 10-15 pounds makes 139

    Dont use logic were cyborg is concerned
     
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    " but what exact does diuretic do for one's fighting ability?"

    rhetorical your rectum
     
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    She started taking the PED at hand AFTER her fight.

    Masking agent seems very likely.
     
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    You know what she was really missing?
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    you not knowing the word rhetorical?

     
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    Seems to me that you aren't asking questions to start a conversation as much as trying desperately to salvage something so you can make excuses and pretend that it doesn't matter.
    She has cheated multiple times now. Give up. She's a cheater.
     
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