PolyglycanThis page contains information on Polyglycan for veterinary use.
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- Polyglycan Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Polyglycan
- Direction and dosage information for Polyglycan
PolyglycanThis treatment applies to the following species:
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.
CompositionHighly 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
Sodium chondroitin sulfate
StorageRefrigerate 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.
WarningDo 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
Div. Cross Vetpharm Group, Ltd.
ONE TOWER LANE-SUITE 2250, OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL, 60181
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