Brian-OrtegaAccording to MMAJunkie, Brian Ortega tested positive for steroid drostanolone. Drostanolone is used by athletes that wants to increase strength at the same time reduce mass, so it is helpful for athletes that compete in specific weight classes. But of course it´s banned substanse. The California Athletic Commission have now suspended Brian Ortega for 9 months and given him a fine of 2500 US dollars. Keep in mind that a short time usage of steroids might benefit a athlete for a decade, 9 months suspension is way to short suspension.

A importent mention is, and again according to MMAJunkie, Brian Ortega is linked to the gym MMA Blackhouse, the same gym Kevin Casey is linked to. Kevin Casey tested positive for drostanolone.