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cGMP

abbr.
cyclic GMP

cGMP

cyclic GMP.
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Viagra blocks an enzyme that normally breaks down cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP), the substance that is produced in response to nitric oxide stimulation and is actually responsible for blood vessel dilation.
Nitric oxide binds to the haem moiety of guanylate cyclase and increases its activity by 400-fold, catalyzing the conversion of guanosine triphosphate to cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP).
The inability to digest microorganisms is related to low levels of intracellular cyclic guanosine monophosphate and diminished release of [beta]-glucuronidase.
Sildenafil works by affecting the cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) and vascular smooth muscle.

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