Effect of sildenafil citrate on postprandial gallbladder motility


ACAR M.

SOUTHERN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.99, sa.3, ss.208-211, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 99 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/01.smj.0000203333.29270.54
  • Dergi Adı: SOUTHERN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.208-211

Özet

Objective: Sildenafil stimulates the nitric oxide-cyclic guanosine monophosphate (NO-cGMP) pathway through inhibition of type 5 phosphodiesterase. NO-cGMP pathway causes smooth muscle relaxation. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of sildenafil on gallbladder motility.