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ODCP Mission

The mission of ODCP is to serve as a leader and a catalyst for improving the health and safety of all Iowans by promoting strategic approaches and collaboration to reduce drug use and related crime.


Anabolic steroid abuse has been associated with a wide range of adverse side effects ranging from some that are physically unattractive, such as acne and breast development in men, to others that are life threatening.


Steroid Abuse

Substance Abuse Treatment Advisory on Steroids

Partnership for a Drug-Free America

Above the Influence

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Office of National Drug Control Policy

Steroids and Kids

National Institute on Drug Abuse