Yesterday the USADA issued a 2 year suspension to Chad Mendes for testing positive for a Growth Hormone Peptide steeming from an out of competition test. Chad decided to own up to the news and accept the punishment, check it out.
Chad Mendes’ positive drug test for Growth Hormone-Releasing Hexapeptide (GHRP-6) was triggered by a cream used to treat his lifelong skin condition, a source close to Mendes told BloodyElbow.com. The UFC featherweight contender used the cream without knowing it contained GHRP-6, per the source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
I didn't do my homework and that was a big mistake. I own it and I'm going to pay for it.
— chad mendes (@chadmendes) June 18, 2016