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Corticosterone Summary

Description: An adrenocortical steroid that has modest but significant activities as a mineralocorticoid and a glucocorticoid. (From Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed, p1437)

Also Known As: Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 11,21-dihydroxy-, (11beta)-

Networked: 2996 relevant articles (67 outcomes, 244 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Corticosterone is Relevant

  1. Shock : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 125 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 127 results
  3. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 5 outcomes 39 studies in 540 results
  4. Inflammation : 4 outcomes 11 studies in 104 results
  5. Seizures (Seizure) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 46 results
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Drugs Related to Corticosterone

  1. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
  2. Insulin (Novolin)
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)
  4. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)
  5. Glucose (Dextrose)
  6. Glucocorticoids
  7. Aldosterone
  8. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  9. Cytokines
  10. Metyrapone
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Therapies Related to Corticosterone

  1. Adrenalectomy
  2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  3. Resuscitation
  4. Injections
  5. Analgesia
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