Cat. No. 3784
Chemical Name: 1-[[3-(4,7-Dihydro-1-methyl-7-oxo-3
Biological ActivityOrally active, potent inhibitor of phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE5) (IC50 = 4 nM). Enhances nitric oxide-dependent relaxation of human corpus cavernosum in vitro.
Licensing InformationSold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
Ghofrani et al (2006) Sildenafil: from angina to erectile dysfunction to pulmonary hypertension and beyond. Nat.Rev.Drug Discov. 5 689. PMID: 16883306.
Turko et al (1999) Inhibition of cyclic cGMP-binding cyclic GMP-specific phosphodiesterase (type 5) by sildenafil and related compounds. Mol.Pharmacol. 56 124. PMID: 10385692.
Ballard et al (1998) Effects of sildenafil on the relaxation of human corpus cavernosum tissue in vitro and on the activities of cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase isozymes. J.Urol. 159 2164. PMID: 9598563.
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Vandendriessche et al (2013) The soluble guanylate cyclase activator BAY 58-2667 protects against morbidity and mortality in endotoxic shock by recoupling organ systems. Development 8 e72155. PMID: 24015214.
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