Hydrocortisone (cas 50-23-7) Molecular Structure

CAS No. 50-23-7 (Hydrocortisone )

Molecular Formula: C21H30O5Molecular Weight: 362.46

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Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
man TDLo oral 400mg/kg/10D- (400mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CHANGES IN PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL TESTS Psychopharmacology Vol. 145, Pg. 260, 1999.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg) ? Khimiko-Farmatsevticheskii Zhurnal. Chemical Pharmaceutical Journal. For English translation, see PCJOAU. Vol. 24(3), Pg. 26, 1990.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 150mg/kg (150mg/kg) ? Japanese Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 21, Pg. 377, 1971.
rat LD50 subcutaneous 449mg/kg (449mg/kg) ? Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 8, Pg. 250, 1966.


Poison by intraperitoneal route. Moderately toxic by subcutaneous route. An experimental teratogen. Other experimental reproductive effects. Mutation data reported. A steroid. When heated to decomposition it emits very toxic fumes of SOx and NOx.
Hazard Codes: Xn
WGK Germany: 3
Risk Statements: 63-62-40?
R62: Risk of impaired fertility.?
R63: Possible risk of harm to the unborn child.?
R40: Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.
Safety Statements of Hydrocortisone (CAS NO.50-23-7): 36/37-45-36-22?
S36/37: Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.?
S45: In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label whenever possible.)?
S36: Wear suitable protective clothing.?
S22: Do not breathe dust.