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A drug that inhibits phosphodiesterase, C23H32N6O4S, used in its hydrochloride form to treat erectile dysfunction by increasing the level of cyclic GMP, which increases blood flow to the erectile tissues.
[var-, origin unknown + (sil)denafil.]
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|Noun||1.||vardenafil - virility drug (trade name Levitra) used to treat erectile dysfunction in men|
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