Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes    

SUBSTANCES AND METHODS PROHIBITED AT ALL TIMES (IN- AND OUT-OF- COMPETITION)

PROHIBITED SUBSTANCES

S2: Peptide hormones, Growth Factors, Related Substances and Mimetics


·       Leuprorelin replaced triptorelin as a more universal example of a chorionic gonadotrophin and luteinizing hormone-releasing factor.

S4. Hormone and Metabolic Modulators

·       Insulin-mimetics were added to the List to include all insulin-receptor 
agonists. 


·       Meldonium (Mildronate) was added because of evidence of its use by athletes with the intention of enhancing performance. 


 

S5. Diuretics and Masking Agents 


·       It was clarified that the ophthalmic use of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors is permitted.

SUBSTANCES AND METHODS PROHIBITED IN-COMPETITION

S6. Stimulants:


·       It was clarified that clonidine is permitted. 

SUBSTANCES PROHIBITED IN PARTICULAR SPORTS

P1: Alcohol:

·       After consideration of the Federation International de Motocyclisme (FIM)’s request, their Federation was removed from the list of sports prohibiting alcohol as a doping agent.


WADA understands that FIM will address the use of alcohol using their own regulations.

MONITORING PROGRAM

·       Meldonium was removed from the Monitoring Program and added to the Prohibited List.

Hydrocodone, morphine/codeine ratio and tapentadol were removed from the Monitoring Program.