General Information:

Id: 1,989 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Cardiovascular disease
Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Myocardial infarction - [OMIM]
Nephropathy, diabetic
Neuropathy, diabetic
Retinopathy, diabetic
Stroke, ischemic - [OMIM]
Reference: Lardizabal JA and Deedwania PC(2010) The role of renin-angiotensin agents in altering the natural history of type 2 diabetes mellitus Curr Cardiol Rep 12: 464-471 [PMID: 20809236]

Interaction Information:

Comment NO is purported to mediate insulin-related glucose uptake through the same mechanisms as bradykinin. In addition, NO also appears to be the primary mediator for the non–insulin-dependent transport and utilization of glucose in the skeletal muscle.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 15669

drug/chemical compound


increases_activity of


glucose import

in skeletal muscle