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cortisone acetate

Ligand Summary
Ligand Structure
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Description
A naturally occurring glucocorticoid that has been used in replacement therapy for ADRENAL INSUFFICIENCY and as an anti-inflammatory agent. Cortisone itself is inactive; it is converted in the liver to the active metabolite HYDROCORTISONE. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p726)
Synonyms & Links
PubChem: 5745
DrugCentral: 734
LyCHI:  VMW4J5DPBGJ1


Target Activities