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(highly purified bovine dermal collagen) Implant


Zyderm® collagen implant is a sterile device composed of highly purified bovine dermal collagen that is dispersed in phosphate-buffered physiological saline containing 0.3% lidocaine. ZYDERM collagen implant is available in two forms: ZYDERM 1 collagen implant and ZYDERM 2 collagen implant. ZYDERM 2 collagen implant contains almost twice the collagen concentration of ZYDERM 1 collagen implant.

Last reviewed on RxList: 7/5/2013
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