Bodybuilding.com CEO fined $500,000 for selling designer steroids

Bodybuilding.com founder and CEO Ryan DeLuca, 34, of Eagle, Idaho, has pled guilty to five misdemeanor counts of introduction and delivery for introduction of misbranded drugs into interstate commerce. As part of the plea, DeLuca agreed to pay a $500,000 fine.

The charges relate to the sale of five products known to contain synthetic “designer” steroids: I Force Methadrol, Nutra Costal D-Stianozol, I Force Dymethazine, Rage RV5, and Genetic Edge Technologies (GET) SUS500.

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