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Glucocorticoid - Wikipedia


Glucocorticoids (GCs) are a class of corticosteroids, which are a class of steroid hormones. Glucocorticoids are corticosteroids that bind to the glucocorticoid ...

Glucocorticoids: List, Uses, Side Effects, and More - Healthline


Nov 12, 2016 ... Glucocorticoids are chemicals that can stop inflammation. Here's a list of drugs, their uses, as well as side effects and risks.

List of Glucocorticoids - Drugs.com


Glucocorticoids are one of the corticosteroids (adrenal cortical steroids) released from the adrenal gland. The physiological stimulus for glucocorticoid release is ...

Stress: The Role of Glucocorticoids - BrainFacts.org


Apr 1, 2012 ... In response to signals from a brain region called the hypothalamus, the adrenal glands secrete glucocorticoids, hormones that produce an ...

Major side effects of systemic glucocorticoids - UpToDate


Feb 9, 2016 ... Glucocorticoids are important in the treatment of many inflammatory, allergic, immunologic, and malignant disorders, and the toxicity of ...

Glucocorticoid-induced Osteoperosis


Information for patients who develop osteoporosis due to take glucocorticoid medications, such as risk factors, prevention tips and info to know.



May 26, 2006 ... In contrast to loss of mineralocorticoids, failure to produce glucocorticoids is not acutely life-threatening. Nevertheless, loss or profound ...

Anti-inflammatory actions of glucocorticoids: molecular mechanisms.


Glucocorticoids are widely used for the suppression of inflammation in chronic inflammatory diseases such as asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel  ...

e.hormone | The Hormones : Corticoids


Construction and Production; Revving Up; Glucocorticoids; Mineralocorticoids; Corticoid Disrupters; Research History; References. cortisol Corticoid hormones  ...

Glucocorticoids - Warnings, Precautions, Side Effects & Interactions ...


Oct 20, 2015 ... Glucocorticoids are drugs that mimic the way your body controls inflammation, and are used to treat asthma, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), ...