United Health Products Issues FDA Update

Henderson, Nevada – January 22, 2018 – United Health Products, Inc. (OTCQB: 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.proval for use in the Australian market within 30 days. 

About United Health Products Inc. 
United Health Products Inc. (UHP) develops, manufactures, and markets patented hemostatic gauze, for the healthcare and wound care sectors. The product, HemoStyp, is derived from regenerated oxidized cellulose. HemoStyp is an all natural product designed to absorb exudate/drainage from wounds to help 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.
For more on United Health Products, Inc. visit: www.unitedhealthproductsinc.com

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