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KATSAN Absorbable Sutures

ALCALACTINE® PLUS PGLA+

Poly (glycolic acid (90%)-co-acid (10%)

ALCALACTINE® PLUS sutures are synthetic absorbable sterile surgical sutures which are composed of a copolymer made from 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactic acid. The braided structure of the suture is coated by a mixture of Calcium Stearate and Polyglycolic Acid (30%), – Lactic Acid (70%).

ALCALACTINE® sutures are coloured FDA approved D&C violet No:2 or undyed (natural beige). Available as non-needled or attached to stainless steel needles of varying types and sizes.

$182.00 GST excl.
Single Box Price | 12 Sutures per Box
C+0426Z1T75 ALCALACTINE PLUS® PGLA+ - PGLA PLUS, USP 2/0, 26mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed In Stock (10+)
C+0516Z1T75 ALCALACTINE PLUS® PGLA+ - PGLA PLUS, USP 3/0, 16mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed Low Stock
C+0520Z1T75 ALCALACTINE PLUS® PGLA+ - PGLA PLUS, USP 3/0, 20mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed Low Stock
C+0524V4T75 ALCALACTINE PLUS® PGLA+ - PGLA PLUS, USP 3/0, 24mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed Low Stock
C+0622Z1T75 ALCALACTINE PLUS® PGLA+ - PGLA PLUS, USP 4/0, 22mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed Low Stock
Suture characteristics Absorbable Multifilament Synthetic
Chemical structure 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactic acid synthetic, absorbable, braided surgical suture
Coating Poly (glycolide-co-L-lactide) and Calcium Sterate
Colour Violet
Wound Support ~ 30 days
Absorbtion ~ 56-70 days
Tensile Strength 2nd week ~75% 3rd week ~ 40-50%
USP range 5/0 - 2
Sterilization Characteristics EO (Ethylene Oxide)
Product Characteristics Excellent tensile strength, excellent knot tying, minimum tissue reaction
Packaging In aluminum foil package with needle or without needle
Needle types Taper point, reverse cutting, taper cut, blunt point, diamond, spatula, straight
Suture Lengths 10 to 150cm

General Surgery, Ophthalmic Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Gynaecology, Urology, Skin Closure, Orthopaedic Surgery, General Soft Tissue Approximation and / or Ligation

        

    

         

          

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