In vitro retention of strength:
90% at 4 weeks
Non-antigenic, non-pyrogenic and elicits only a mild tissue reaction during the absorption process.
Completely absorbed in 180 to 240 days
100% Ethylene Oxide
Available in Sizes:
4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 1, 0
Box of 12 sutures
· Ideal for internal tissues where a long lasting, absorbable suture is preferable.
· Very high initial tensile strength and excellent pliability.
· Smooth passage through tissue and lesser reactivity.