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Descriptor English: Cosyntropin
Descriptor Spanish: Cosintropina
Descriptor Portuguese: Cosintropina
Descriptor French: Tétracosactide
Entry term(s): 1-24-ACTH
1-24-Corticotropin
ACTH (1-24)
ACTH 1-24
ACTH, Synthetic
Corticotropin (1-24)-Peptide
Corticotropin (1-24)-Tetracosapeptide
Cortosyn
Cortrosyn
Synthetic ACTH
Tetracosactide
Tetracosactrin
Tetracosapeptide
Tree number(s): D06.472.699.327.935.531.500.200
D06.472.699.631.525.600.531.500.200
D12.644.400.400.935.531.500.200
D12.644.548.365.935.531.500.200
D12.644.548.691.525.690.531.500.200
D12.776.631.650.405.935.531.500.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003366
Scope note: A synthetic peptide that is identical to the 24-amino acid segment at the N-terminal of ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE. ACTH (1-24), a segment similar in all species, contains the biological activity that stimulates production of CORTICOSTEROIDS in the ADRENAL CORTEX.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Hormones
Registry Number: 16960-16-0
CAS Type 1 Name: alpha1-24-Corticotropin
Previous Indexing: Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (1971-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 88; was see under ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE 1987; was see under CORTICOTROPIN 1974-86
History Note: 88(75); was see under ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE 1987; was see under CORTICOTROPIN 1974-86
DeCS ID: 23207
Unique ID: D003366
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Cosyntropin - Preferred
Concept UI M0005246
Scope note A synthetic peptide that is identical to the 24-amino acid segment at the N-terminal of ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE. ACTH (1-24), a segment similar in all species, contains the biological activity that stimulates production of CORTICOSTEROIDS in the ADRENAL CORTEX.
Preferred term Cosyntropin
Entry term(s) 1-24-ACTH
1-24-Corticotropin
ACTH (1-24)
ACTH 1-24
ACTH, Synthetic
Corticotropin (1-24)-Peptide
Corticotropin (1-24)-Tetracosapeptide
Synthetic ACTH
Tetracosactide
Tetracosactrin
Tetracosapeptide
Cortrosyn - Narrower
Concept UI M0372334
Preferred term Cortrosyn
Cortosyn - Narrower
Concept UI M0372335
Preferred term Cortosyn



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