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Solus® – Braided Coated Polyglycolic Acid Suture

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Detail

Solus – Polyglycolic Acid (Braided Coated Polyglycolic Acid) has soft and smooth texture that is reputed for easy passage through the tissue with minimal trauma. Advanced braiding technology offers good knotting properties. The sutures have high initial tensile strength and excellent handling.It does not require any extra lubrication. It has smooth tie down and less than 200 ppm of moisture ensuring full 5 years shelf life.Knot pull strength and needle swage strength greater than USP limits.

Product Details:

Composition Polyglycolic Acid
Construction Braided
Coating Polycaprolactone and Calcium Stearate
In vitro retention of strength 83% at 2 weeks
Tissue Reaction Non-antigenic, non-pyrogenic and elicits only a mild tissue reaction during the absorption process
Absorption Time Completely absorbed in 60-90 days
Sterilization 100% Ethylene Oxide
Available in Sizes 8-0, 7-0, 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1, 2
Colour Violet and Undyed
Shelf Life 5 years
Packaging Box of 12 and 36 sutures

Distinctive Features:

  • Soft and smooth feel that helps in easy passage through the tissue with minimal trauma
  • Good knotting properties because of better and modern braiding technology
  • Very high initial tensile strength and excellent handling
  • No extra lubrication required
  • Smooth tie down
  • Less than 200 ppm of moisture ensuring full 5 years shelf life
  • Knot pull strength and needle swage strength greater than USP limits