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Old 07-17-12, 12:48 PM   #1
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Frank Schleck positive???

Is this real? From Velonews....Frank Schleck tests positive for Xipamide on July 14???
http://velonews.competitor.com/?p=230297
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Old 07-17-12, 12:49 PM   #2
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heh multi post!
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heh multi post!
One is even spelled correctly.
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Old 07-17-12, 01:06 PM   #4
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One is even spelled correctly.
And I am OCD about spelling...the friggin' irony!
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Here we go again!
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Team confirms he's out of the Tour. Bonkers.
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Destroy it all.
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If I were him I'd ask for my money back. Aren't performance enhancing drugs supposed to enhance performance? ...Way to go Frank!
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Well, he did say he didn't want to be the team leader without his brother, right? Maybe this is just his way of ensuring that.
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How does a diuretic enhance performance? How does that work?
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How does a diuretic enhance performance? How does that work?
Masking agent.
Makes you urinate a lot to flush out the traces of the good stuff.
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Diuretics are used as masking agents.
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I can't wait for the stories that will come out with this one. Any one care to take a guess?
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I can't wait for the stories that will come out with this one. Any one care to take a guess?
- Backdated prescription?
- Tainted Spanish beef?
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Well, he did say he didn't want to be the team leader without his brother, right? Maybe this is just his way of ensuring that.
Hope that is sarcasm! If so
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- Backdated prescription?
- Tainted Spanish beef?
No backdated prescription. Team has already come out & stated that the team doctor does not use this.
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No backdated prescription. Team has already come out & stated that the team doctor does not use this.
I just knew he should have ordered the fish.
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Tainted WeightWatchers meal
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Xipamide is a sulfonamide diuretic drug marketed by Eli Lilly under the trade names Aquaphor (in Germany) and Aquaphoril (in Austria).
Does this mean that Frank loses the MapMyRide.com Aquaphor le Tour Challenge?
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I can't wait for the stories that will come out with this one. Any one care to take a guess?
Livestrong water bottles? Wait, that's a separate investigation.
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Another one bites the dust. The pro tours are as clean as they ever were. Let's all collectively get over it.
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Hypertension...yeah, that's it!
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He has been climbing better the last few days...

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- tainted Luxembourg beef?
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