Chemical Component Summary

NameCORTICOSTERONE
Identifiers(8S,9S,10R,11S,13S,14S,17S)-11-hydroxy-17-(2-hydroxyethanoyl)-10,13-dimethyl-1,2,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-dodecahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-one
FormulaC21 H30 O4
Molecular Weight346.46
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC[C@]12C[C@H](O)[C@H]3[C@@H](CCC4=CC(=O)CC[C@]34C)[C@@H]1CC[C@@H]2C(=O)CO
InChIInChI=1S/C21H30O4/c1-20-8-7-13(23)9-12(20)3-4-14-15-5-6-16(18(25)11-22)21(15,2)10-17(24)19(14)20/h9,14-17,19,22,24H,3-8,10-11H2,1-2H3/t14-,15-,16+,17-,19+,20-,21-/m0/s1
InChIKeyOMFXVFTZEKFJBZ-HJTSIMOOSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count55
Chiral Atom Count7
Bond Count58
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04652 
NameCorticosterone
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionAn 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)
Synonyms
  • 11β,21-dihydroxyprogesterone
  • 17-deoxycortisol
  • 11beta,21-Dihydroxy-4-pregnene-3,20-dione
  • Reichstein's substance H
  • Corticosterone
Categories
  • 11-Hydroxycorticosteroids
  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Substrates
  • Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A4 Substrates
CAS number50-22-6

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Mineralocorticoid receptorMETKGYHSLPEGLDMERRWGQVSQAVERSSLGPTERTDENNYMEIVNVSC...unknown
Corticosteroid 11-beta-dehydrogenase isozyme 1MAFMKKYLLPILGLFMAYYYYSANEEFRPEMLQGKKVIVTGASKGIGREM...unknown
Nuclear receptor coactivator 1MSGLGDSSSDPANPDSHKRKGSPCDTLASSTEKRRREQENKYLEELAELL...unknown
Cytochrome P450 3A4MALIPDLAMETWLLLAVSLVLLYLYGTHSHGLFKKLGIPGPTPLPFLGNI...unknownsubstrate
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682