World anti-doping Agency annually by international standard world anti-doping Agency, which establishes the list of substances and methods banned in sport. In 2018, entered into force international standard world anti-doping Agency “Prohibited list in 2018” (the Prohibited list 2018). The resolution of the Government of the Russian Federation from 28.07.2018, No. 879 listed in accordance with the Prohibited list 2018, which includes substances and methods prohibited in-competition and out-of-competition period.
Signed the document introduces amendments in the RF Government Decree №339 from 28.03.2017 “On approval of the list of substances and (or) the methods prohibited for use in sport, for the purposes of sections 2301 and 2302 of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation”.
In particular, in the category of “Hormone and metabolic modulators” made Meldonium, due to the use of which was punished a lot by Russian athletes.