Corticosteroid Hormone Receptor Agonists

DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00180FlunisolideFor the maintenance treatment of asthma as a prophylactic therapy.
DB11750ClobetasolNot Available
DB13867FluticasoneFluticasone's 2 esters are indicated as inhalers for the treatment and management of asthma by prophylaxis[FDA Label][F4364]as well as inflammatory and pruritic dermatoses[F4355]. A [DB00588] nasal spray is indicated for managing nonallergic rhinitis[F4358] while the [DB08906] nasal spray is indicated for treating season and perennial allergic rhinitis[F4361,A177130].
DB00240AlclometasoneFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB06786HalcinonideIndicated for the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB01260DesonideFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatose.
DB01222BudesonideThe oral capsule is used for the treatment of mild to moderate active Crohn's disease. The oral tablet is used for induction of remission in patients with active, mild to moderate ulcerative colitis. The oral inhalation formulation is used for the treatment of asthma, non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis.
DB01130PrednicarbateFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateIndicated for oral inhalation use in the maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy in patients 5 years of age and older. The aerosol form of beclomethasone diproprionate is not indicated for the relief of acute bronchospasm.[L6871] Indicated for intranasal use to relieve the symptoms of seasonal or perennial allergic and nonallergic (vasomotor) rhinitis and prevent the recurrence of nasal polyps following surgical removal.[L6880] Indicated for topical use to manage corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, such as psoriasis, contact dermatitis (dermatitis venenata), atopic dermatitis (infantile eczema, allergic dermatitis), neurodermatitis (lichen simplex chronicus, lichen planus, eczema, eczematous dermatitis), intertrigo, dyshidroses (pompholyx), seborrheic dermatitis, exfoliative dermatitis, solar dermatitis, stasis dermatitis, anogenital and senile pruritus.[L6886]
DB00838ClocortoloneFor short-term topical treatment of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of moderate to severe corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses of the scalp.
DB00223DiflorasoneFor relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses.
DB00873LoteprednolNot Available
DB00741HydrocortisoneFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. Also used to treat endocrine (hormonal) disorders (adrenal insufficiency, Addisons disease). It is also used to treat many immune and allergic disorders, such as arthritis, lupus, severe psoriasis, severe asthma, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn's disease.
DB00860PrednisoloneFor the treatment of primary or secondary adrenocortical insufficiency, such as congenital adrenal hyperplasia, thyroiditis. Also used to treat psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, bursitis, acute gouty arthritis and epicondylitis. Also indicated for treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus, pemphigus and acute rhematic carditis. Can be used in the treatment of leukemias, lymphomas, thrombocytopenia purpura and autoimmune hemolytic anemia. Can be used to treat celiac disease, insulin resistance, ulcerative colitis and liver disorders.
DB00596UlobetasolFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB00764MometasoneThe inhaler is indicated for the maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy. The nasal spray is indicated for the treatment of the nasal symptoms of seasonal allergic and perennial allergic rhinitis.
DB00959MethylprednisoloneAdjunctive therapy for short-term administration in rheumatoid arthritis.
DB00620TriamcinoloneFor the treatment of perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis.
DB01234DexamethasoneInjection: for the treatment of endocrine disorders, rheumatic disorders, collagen diseases, dermatologic diseases, allergic statesc, ophthalmic diseases, gastrointestinal diseases, respiratory diseases, hematologic disorders, neoplastic diseases, edematous states, cerebral edema.
Ophthalmic ointment and solution: for the treatment of steroid responsive inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the globe.
Ophthalmic solution only: for the treatment of steroid responsive inflammatory conditions of the external auditory meatus
Topic cream: for relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses
Oral aerosol: for the treatment of bronchial asthma and related corticosteroid responsive bronchospastic states intractable to adequate trial of conventional therapy
Intranasal aerosol: for the treatment of allergic ot inflammatory nasal conditions, and nasal polyps
DB00547DesoximetasoneFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB00324FluorometholoneFor the ophthalmic treatment of corticosteroid-responsive inflammation of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea and anterior segment of the globe.
DB00443BetamethasoneNot Available
DB00288AmcinonideFor the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB00896RimexoloneFor the treatment of postoperative inflammation following ocular surgery and in the treatment of anterior uveitis.
DB01047FluocinonideA topical anti-inflammatory product for the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
DB00846FlurandrenolideFor relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, particularly dry, scaling localized lesions
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideFluocinolone acetonide has been used extensively in different medical areas. -In dermatology, it is extensively used for the relief of inflammatory dermatosis, dermatitis, psoriasis, hypertrophic tissues, keloid tissues and atopic dermatitis.[F1955] -It has been used in shampoo products as a low to medium potency corticosteroid for the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp.[L4682] -In ear drops, it is used as a low to medium potency corticosteroid for the treatment of chronic eczematous external otitis in adults and pediatric patients 2 years and older.[L4683] -As an intravitreal implant, it is indicated for the treatment of diabetic macular edema with patients that have been previously treated with a course of corticosteroids and no clinically significant rise in intraocular pressure.[L4684] -Fluocinolone acetonide was announced on October 15, 2018 to be FDA approved for the treatment of chronic non-infectious uveitis affecting the posterior segment of the eye.[L4685] -Some reports have indicated the use of fluocinolone acetonide as a vasoprotective agent and for its use in the treatment of first-degree hemorrhoids.[A39532]
DB00253MedrysoneFor the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis, vernal conjunctivitis, episcleritis, and epinephrine sensitivity.
DB11921DeflazacortDeflazacort is indicated for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in patients 2 years of age and older.[FDA label]
DB14681CortisoneNot Available
DB00635PrednisoneFor the treatment of drug-induced allergic reactions, perennial or seasonal allergic rhinitis, serum sickness, giant cell arteritis acute rheumatic or nonrheumatic carditis, systemic dermatomyositis, systemic lupus erythematosus, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, exfoliative dermatitis, bullous dermatitis herpetiformis, severe seborrheic dermatitis, severe (Stevens-Johnson syndrome) erythema multiforme, mycosis fungoides, pemphigus, severe psoriasis, acute adrenocortical insufficiency, Addison's disease, secondary adrenocortical insufficiency, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, hypercalcemia associated with neoplasms, nonsuppurative thyroiditis, ulceratice colitis, Crohn's disease, acquired hemolytic anemia, congenital hypoplastic anemia, erythroblastopenia, adult secondary thrombocytopenia, adult idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura, acute or subacute bursitis, epicondylitis, acute nonspecific tenosynovitis, acute or chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Hodgkin's or non-Hodgkin's lynphomas, Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia, primary brain tumors (adjunct), nephrotic syndrome, tuberculous meningitis, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis. cerebral edema, chorioretinitis, diffuse posterior choroiditis, aleergic conjunctivitis, Herpes zoster ophthalmicus, anterior segment inflammation, iridocyclitis, iritis, keratitis, optoc neuritis, sympathetic ophthalmia, corneal marginal allergic ulcers, symptomatic sarcoidosis, Loeffler's syndrome not manageable by other means, berylliosis, fulminating or disseminated pulmonary tuberculosis when used concurrently with appropriate antituberculous chemotherapy and aspiration pneumonitis.
DrugDrug NameTargetType
DB00180FlunisolideCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00180FlunisolideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00180FlunisolideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB11750ClobetasolCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB13867FluticasoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB13867FluticasoneCytochrome P450 2C8enzyme
DB13867FluticasoneMultidrug resistance protein 1carrier
DB13867FluticasoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B1carrier
DB13867FluticasoneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB13867FluticasoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B1transporter
DB13867FluticasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB13867FluticasoneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB13867FluticasoneCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
DB13867FluticasoneCytochrome P450 3A7enzyme
DB13867FluticasoneProgesterone receptortarget
DB13867FluticasoneCytosolic phospholipase A2target
DB13867FluticasoneMineralocorticoid receptortarget
DB00240AlclometasoneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00240AlclometasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00240AlclometasoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB06786HalcinonideSmoothened homologtarget
DB06786HalcinonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01260DesonideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB01260DesonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01222BudesonideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB01222BudesonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01222BudesonideCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
DB01222BudesonideBile salt export pumptransporter
DB01130PrednicarbateGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB01130PrednicarbateCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateATP-binding cassette sub-family G member 2transporter
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B1transporter
DB00394Beclomethasone dipropionateSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B3transporter
DB00838ClocortoloneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00223DiflorasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00741HydrocortisoneAnnexin A1target
DB00741HydrocortisoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00741HydrocortisoneSex hormone-binding globulincarrier
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 3A7enzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00741HydrocortisoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
DB00741HydrocortisoneATP-binding cassette sub-family G member 2transporter
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 11B1, mitochondrialenzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 11B2, mitochondrialenzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneCytochrome P450 2C8enzyme
DB00741HydrocortisoneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00741HydrocortisoneCorticosteroid 11-beta-dehydrogenase isozyme 2target
DB00741Hydrocortisone3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase/Delta 5-->4-isomerase type 1target
DB00741HydrocortisoneSolute carrier family 22 member 8transporter
DB00860PrednisoloneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00860PrednisoloneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00860PrednisoloneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00860PrednisoloneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
DB00860PrednisoloneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00596UlobetasolCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00596UlobetasolGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00764MometasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00764MometasoneCytochrome P450 2C8enzyme
DB00764MometasoneProgesterone receptortarget
DB00764MometasoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00959MethylprednisoloneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00959MethylprednisoloneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00959MethylprednisoloneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00620TriamcinoloneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00620TriamcinoloneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00620TriamcinoloneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00620TriamcinoloneProstaglandin G/H synthase 2enzyme
DB00620TriamcinoloneCholinesteraseenzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB01234DexamethasoneAnnexin A1target
DB01234DexamethasoneNitric oxide synthase, inducibletarget
DB01234DexamethasoneNuclear receptor subfamily 0 group B member 1target
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 3A7enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneBile salt export pumptransporter
DB01234DexamethasoneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB01234DexamethasoneCanalicular multispecific organic anion transporter 1transporter
DB01234DexamethasoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
DB01234DexamethasoneATP-binding cassette sub-family G member 2transporter
DB01234DexamethasoneCholesterol side-chain cleavage enzyme, mitochondrialenzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneSteroid 17-alpha-hydroxylase/17,20 lyaseenzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 19A1enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 1A1enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 1B1enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2A6enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2B6enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2C19enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2C8enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 2E1enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 3A43enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneCytochrome P450 4A11enzyme
DB01234DexamethasoneNuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 2target
DB00547DesoximetasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00324FluorometholoneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00324FluorometholoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00324FluorometholoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00443BetamethasoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00443BetamethasoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00443BetamethasoneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00443BetamethasoneCytochrome P450 19A1enzyme
DB00288AmcinonideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00288AmcinonideAnnexin A1target
DB00288AmcinonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00896RimexoloneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00896RimexoloneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00896RimexoloneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB01047FluocinonideCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB01047FluocinonideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB01047FluocinonideSmoothened homologtarget
DB01047FluocinonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00846FlurandrenolideCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00846FlurandrenolideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00846FlurandrenolideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideAnnexin A1target
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideAnnexin A2target
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideAnnexin A3target
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideAnnexin A4target
DB00591Fluocinolone acetonideAnnexin A5target
DB00253MedrysoneCorticosteroid-binding globulincarrier
DB00253MedrysoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00253MedrysoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB11921DeflazacortCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB11921DeflazacortGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00635PrednisoneGlucocorticoid receptortarget
DB00635PrednisoneCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
DB00635PrednisoneMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00635PrednisoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
DB00635PrednisoneCytochrome P450 2C19enzyme
DB00635PrednisoneSerum albumincarrier
DB00635PrednisoneCorticosteroid 11-beta-dehydrogenase isozyme 1target