Cortisol vs Dopamine - What's the difference?

cortisol | dopamine |


As nouns the difference between cortisol and dopamine

is that cortisol is (steroid hormone) the steroid hormone hydrocortisone while dopamine is (label) a neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.

cortisol

English

Noun

(-)
  • (steroid hormone) The steroid hormone hydrocortisone.
  • Synonyms

    * hydrocortisone

    Anagrams

    * ----

    dopamine

    Noun

  • (label) A neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.
  • Abbreviations

    * DA

    Hypernyms

    * catecholamine * phenethylamine

    See also

    * norepinephrine English words suffixed with -amine ----