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Manufacturer: Bimeda

Veterinary Medical Device - For Veterinary use Only

Hyaluronic Acid + Chondroitin sulfates C4 & C6 + N-acetyl-D-glucosamine Sterile Solution

Sterile Post-Surgical Lavage, Synovial Fluid Replacement, Viscosupplement

Polyglycan®-SA is a patented formulation designed to replace lost or damaged synovial fluid. Polyglycan-SA contains naturally occurring components of synovia that play a central role in maintaining the homeostatic environment of the joint.


Highly viscous aqueous solution of defined fractions of purified Hyaluronic acid, Chondroitin sulfates C4 & C6 in a 10% solution of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine.

Properties: Glycosaminoglycans are important components of all extracellular tissue structures including cartilage and synovial fluid. The active components in Polyglycan-SA exhibit viscoelastic and polyionic properties similar in nature to synovial fluid. Introduce Polyglycan-SA into the synovial space as a post-surgical lavage, synovial fluid replacement or viscosupplement to assist in the normalization of the joint.

Directions For Use

Instill Polyglycan-SA into the synovial space to replenish lost synovial fluid. Volume of product will vary with size of joint / patient. Quantity to be determined by Veterinarian Surgeon. Discard any unused portion of vial contents.


Do not administer to animals that are to be slaughtered for use in food. Keep out of reach of children. For technical service support contact us at 800-943-1149.

Polyglycan-SA Caution

This device is restricted to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Each 2.5 mL vial contains:

Hyaluronic acid sodium salt

12.5 mg

Sodium chondroitin sulfate

250 mg


250 mg


Refrigerate whenever possible. DO NOT FREEZE. Maintain product at or below 65°F (18°C.) during shipment & storage.

How Supplied

Cartons containing 6 x 2.5 mL sterile vials, provided in cases of 60-vials, and 240-vials.

Patent Nos.: 6,979,679, 7,485,629 & 8,455,458

Product No: 1POL009

Bimeda Inc., 1 Tower Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

CPN: 1399123.0

Div. Cross Vetpharm Group, Ltd.

Telephone:   630-928-0361
Fax:   630-928-0362
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Polyglycan-SA information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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