chapter  9
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Drug, Nutrient, and Exercise Interactions

The highly competitive athlete must optimally train and maintain a diet to facilitate performance and promote recovery. While some high-level athletes may use pharmacologic agents to help in both these areas, it is more common for athletes to require medications for non-performance reasons. Imagine a hockey team prophylaxing with a flu medication to prevent an outbreak during the playoffs. Now imagine

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