Beyond the little blue pill: Compound developed that may treat priapism

Beyond the little blue pill: Compound developed that may treat priapism

It’s not the little blue pill famous for helping men get big results, but the outcome might be more significant. New research offers hope for priapism, which causes erections lasting so long that they cause permanent damage. The compound, “C6′” offered mice relief by normalizing nitric oxide levels in penile blood. The action of C6′ also provides insight for future research related to vascular and circulatory disorders.