HENDERSON, Nev., Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Health Products, Inc. (UHP) (OTCPK:UEEC), manufacturer and marketer of HemoStyp®, a patented hemostatic gauze for the healthcare and wound care sectors, today announced that, following a face-to-face meeting between FDA and key UHP representatives, it will pursue its PMA class III filing under the FDA’s CtQ Pilot program for use in internal surgical procedures. Further, the company has decided to withdraw from its class II extension of use application with the FDA. It was determined that the PMA application allows a much broader range of indication than the prior 510K class II of expanded usage.
About United Health Products, Inc.
United Health Products (UHP) develops, manufactures, and markets patented hemostatic gauze, for the healthcare and wound care sectors. The product, HemoStyp®, is derived from regenerated oxidized cellulose, which is all natural and designed to absorb exudate/drainage from superficial wounds and helps control bleeding. UHP is focused on identifying new markets and applications for its products, and expanding its current markets. UHP currently sells a suite of hemostatic products to the dental, veterinary and retail markets.
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