Z-Medica Corp. signed an exclusive distribution deal with the Helsinki, Finland-based medical device distributor Fenno Medical Oy.
The Wallingford, Conn.-based hemostatic agent maker said the exclusive deal includes its QuikClot-based products combat gauze, emergency dressing, interventional hemostatic bandage and trauma pad.
Combat gauze, a QuikClot-impregnated wound dressing, is the only product used by all U.S. military forces for treating hemorrhages, according to the company.
A Z-Medica spokesman said the company will be announcing similar agreements throughout Europe in upcoming weeks.
Z-Medica Corp. signed an exclusive distribution deal with Tokyo, Japan-based electronic patient monitoring device maker Nihon-Kohden in August.