Different effects of different phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitors in pre-eclampsia.

Karasu E., Kayacan N., Sadan G., Dinc B.

Pregnancy hypertension, vol.1, pp.231-7, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.preghy.2011.04.002
  • Journal Name: Pregnancy hypertension
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.231-7
  • Keywords: Pre-eclampsia, Sildenafil, Vardenafil, Nitric oxide, Cyclic guanosine monophosphate, Phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitor
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: We aimed to determine the effects of sildenafil and vardenafil in human umbilical artery preparation taken from pre-eclamptic or normal pregnant women, also to investigate underlying mechanisms in these effects.