Polyglactin 910

Composition: Polyglactin 910
Coating: Coated with magnesium stearate
Structure: Braided
Origin: Synthetic
Type of Absorption: Absorption by hydrolysis complete between  56 & 70 days. Always predictable and reliable
Thread colour: Violet
Size available:  USP 8/0 (0.4 metric) to USP 2 (5 metric)
Sterilization: Ethylene Oxide


It is  a synthetic absorbable sterile surgical suture composed of a copolymer made from 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactide, it is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular and neurological tissues.