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cGMP

abbr.
cyclic GMP

cGMP

cyclic GMP.
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Recent studies have revealed that sensitization of ENaC in osteoblasts is mainly caused by cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP).
Diffusible nitric oxide gas penetrates vascular smooth muscle and activates soluble guanylyl cyclase which catalyzes which catalyzes guanosine triphosphate to form cyclic guanosine monophosphate (Da Silva Rde et al.
These medications ameliorate ED by inhibiting degradation of cyclic guanosine monophosphate by PDE5, which increases blood flow to the penis during sexual stimulation.
Sildenafil citrate (active ingredient of Viagra and Revatio) is a competitive and selective inhibitor of cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5), and thus inhibits the degradation of cGMP without affecting cyclic AMP (cAMP) [1].
The effects on secretion and transit are mediated through cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP), which is also believed to modulate the activity of local nerves to reduce pain.
The drug inhibits the enzyme phosphodiesteras-5 (PDE-5), which is responsible for removing the enzyme cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) (Adams & Koch, 2009).

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