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This page contains information on Polyglycan for veterinary use.
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  • Polyglycan Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Polyglycan
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This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Bimeda

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

Sterile Post-Surgical Lavage / Synovial Fluid Replacement / Viscosupplement

For Veterinary Use Only

Veterinary Medical Device

Polyglycan® is a patented formulation designed to replace lost or damaged synovial fluid. Polyglycan® 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 and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine.

Each vial contains:

Hyaluronic acid sodium salt

50 mg

Sodium chondroitin sulfate

1000 mg


1000 mg


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

Properties: Glycosaminoglycans are important components of all extracellular tissue structures including cartilage and synovial fluid. The active components in Polyglycan® exhibit viscoelastic and polyionic properties similar in nature to synovial fluid.

Introduce Polyglycan® 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® into the synovial space to replenish lost synovial fluid. Quantity to be determined by Veterinary 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.

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

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

Manufactured for: Bimeda, Inc., Le Sueur, MN 56058

Polyglycan® is a Registered Trademark of Bimeda, Inc.

N.A. Corp. Address: Bimeda, Inc., One Tower Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

6 x 10 mL vials


8POL008 Rev. 10/16

8POL007 Rev.10/16

CPN: 1399122.1

Div. Cross Vetpharm Group, Ltd.

Telephone:   630-928-0361
Fax:   630-928-0362
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