Reducing harmful and painful surgical adhesions through innovative medical devices
ARC Medical Devices Inc. develops medical products for the prevention of complications arising from surgeries to the veterinary and human markets. The company offers PERIDAN concentrate, a liquid medical device consisting of sulphated, high molecular weight polysaccharide in a physiological salt solution, which is administered at the end of a surgical procedure immediately prior to the final closing of the surgical site. Its PERIDAN concentrate is used in the prevention of surgical adhesions in horses, foals, and rabbits, as well as humans. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.