Geistlich Bio-Oss® is a natural bone substitute material derived from the mineral portion of bovine bone. Its remarkable similarity to human bone, make Geistlich Bio-Oss® an important and predictable part of your regenerative regimen.1, 2
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CAUTION: Federal law restricts these devices to sale by or on the order of a dentist or physician.
Geistlich Bio-Oss® Geistlich Bio-Oss Pen® and Geistlich Bio-Oss Collagen® are indicated for the following uses: Augmentation or reconstructive treatment of the alveolar ridge; Filling of infrabony periodontal defects; Filling of defects after root resection, apicoectomy, and cystectomy; Filling of extraction sockets to enhance preservation of the alveolar ridge; Elevation of the maxillary sinus floor; Filling of periodontal defects in conjunction with products intended for Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR) and Guided Bone Regeneration (GBR); and Filling of peri-implant defects in conjunction with products intended for GBR.
Possible complications which may occur with any surgery include swelling at the surgical site, flap sloughing, bleeding, local inflammation, bone loss, infection or pain. As Geistlich Bio-Oss Collagen® contains collagen, in very rare circumstances cases of allergic reactions may occur.
Geistlich Bio-Gide® and Geistlich Bio-Gide® Perio are indicated for the following uses: Augmentation around implants placed in immediate and delayed extraction sockets; Localized ridge augmentation for later implantation; Alveolar ridge reconstruction for prosthetic treatment; Filling of bone defects after root resection, cystectomy, removal of retained teeth; GBR in dehiscence defects; and GTR procedures in periodontal defects.
As they are collagen products, allergic reactions may not be totally excluded. Possible complications which may occur with any surgery include swelling at the surgical site, flap sloughing, bleeding, dehiscence, hematoma, increased sensitivity and pain, bone loss, redness, and local inflammation.
For more information on contraindications, precautions, and directions for use, please refer to the Geistlich Bio-Oss®, Geistlich Bio-Oss Pen®, Geistlich Bio-Oss Collagen®, and Geistlich Bio-Gide® Geistlich, Bio-Gide®Perio Instructions for Use at: www.geistlich-na.com/ifu