Please wait ...

Details for messenger / hormone: deoxycorticosterone

EndoNet ID: ENH00214

To link to the content of EndoNet use the EndoNet ID that is given on the detail pages in the format ENX0000, where X is a place holder for the type of the component (e. g. R for receptor or C for anatomical structure).
As URL for the linking append this ID to the detail page for this type of component.
For an hormone that would be:

It is also possible to use the search of EndoNet to link to the right detail page. The URL should look like
If the search pattern is unambigious the user is directed to the corresponding detail page.


  • deoxycorticosterone
  • DOC
  • 11-deoxycorticosterone
  • cortexone
  • 21-Hydroxy-4-pregnene-3,20-dione
  • 4-Pregnen-21-ol-3,20-dione

General information

  • DOC is a strong anticonvulsant against generalized seizures, particularly in infants. [1]


Hormone function

  • homeostasis
    • hormone precursor

    Chemical classification

    • hormone
      • not genome-encoded
        • sterol lipids
          • steroids
            • mineralcorticoids

      Links to other resources

      KEGG C03205
      LIPID MAPS LMST02030087
      LipidBank SST0186
      • Anatomical structure: adrenal_cortex

      • Anatomical structure: adrenal_gland


      No records found.