Mis-deca-n identity?

Elizabeth A S Giugni, Rachel S Boddy and Natalie G Limet
Med J Aust 2007; 187 (6): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01286.x
Published online: 17 September 2007

To the Editor: We report two cases of previously well male bodybuilders who presented with severe extrapyramidal reactions after intramuscular injection of the antipsychotic fluphenazine decanoate, in the mistaken belief that it was an anabolic steroid.

  • Elizabeth A S Giugni
  • Rachel S Boddy
  • Natalie G Limet

  • Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW.


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