Hydrocortisone

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Molecule Structure

Scientific Name

Hydrocortisone

Description of the Drug

Hydrocortisone is a glucocorticoid used to treat corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, endocrine disorders, immune conditions, and allergic disorders.

Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-02-07 from
http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00741

Brand Name(s)

Acetasol hc, Acticort, Aeroseb-hc, Ala-cort, Ala-scalp, Alkindi sprinkle, Alphaderm, Anflam, Anucort-Hc, Anugesic hc, Anusol-Hc, Anusol hc, Anusol plus hc, Anusol soothing relief, Balneol-hc, Beta-hc, Calmurid hc, Canesten hc, Cetacort, Cipro hc, Cobadex, Colocort, Corlan, Cort-dome, Cortef, Cortenem, Cortenema, Cortril, Daktacort, Daktacort hydrocort, Derma care hydrocort, Dermacort, Dermaspray demang, Dioderm, Dome-cort, Econacort, Efcortelan p, Eldecort, Epicort, Eurax-hc, Eurax-hydrocort, Evacort, Exe-cort, Flexicort, Germoloids hc, Glycort, Gregoderm, Hc #1, Hc #4, Hc (hydrocortisone), H-cort, Hi-cor, Hydrocort in calamine oily, Hydrocort in cetomacrogol for a, Hydrocort in wte soft paraf, Hydrocortisone, Hydrocortisone in absorbase, Hydrocortone, Hydroderm, Hydroderm hc, Hydro-rx, Hytone, Jungle for, Locoid, Medicort, Mildison lipocream, Nogenic hc, Nutracort, Nybadex, Nystaform-hc, Otoseptil, Otosporin, Penecort, Perinal, Plenadren, Proctocort, Proctocream hc, Proctofoam hc, Proctosedyl, Quinocort, Sential hc, Stie-cort, Synacort, Terra-cortril nystatin, Texacort, Timocort, Timodine, Topisone, Tri-cicatrin, Uniroid, Uniroid hc, Xyloproct, Zenoxone

Company Owner(s)

John J Ferrante, Watson Laboratories Inc, Schering Corp Sub Schering Plough Corp, Pharmaceutical Assoc Inc Div Beach Products, Roxane Laboratories Inc, Topiderm Inc, Alpharma Us Pharmaceuticals Division, Eton Pharmaceuticals Inc, Stiefel Laboratories Inc, Syosset Laboratories Inc

Mechanism(s) Of Action

Target Name Target Type Action Type Target ChEMBL ID
Glucocorticoid receptor SINGLE PROTEIN AGONIST CHEMBL2034

Unichem Links

Atlas cortisol hydrocortisone
SureChEMBL SCHEMBL4148
PharmGKB PA449905
Human Metabolome Database HMDB0000063
WDI CORTISOL
DrugBank DB00741
PubChem: Thomson Pharma 14828390 14852592
PubChem 5754
Mcule MCULE-8953627920
LINCS LSM-5980
Nikkaji J1.908I
PDBe HCY
BindingDB 13775
EPA CompTox Dashboard DTXSID7020714
LipidMaps LMST02030001
DrugCentral 1388
Metabolights MTBLC17650
Brenda 9182 42964 919 104299 37893 74692 44238 49654 104298 104335 86867
Rhea 17650
ChemicalBook CB9756715
Guide to Pharmacology 2868
GSRS 78b8ddbe-ab86-49b9-a13d-dd103b0ab301
rxnorm CORTEF CORTENEMA HYDROCORTISONE U-CORT TEXACORT BETA-HC ANUSOL HC PROCTOCORT ALA-SCALP DERMACORT CIPRO HC COLOCORT ALA-CORT ANUCORT-HC
PubChem: Drugs of the Future 12013447
ChEBI 17650
NIH Clinical Collection SAM002264617
ZINC ZINC000013540519