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KATSAN Absorbable Sutures

ALCALACTINE® RAPID PGLAR

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

ALCALACTINE® 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 with a mixture of Calcium Stearate and Poly(glycolic Acid (30%) - lactic acid (70%). 

ALCALACTINE® RAPID sutures are colored violet or undyed (natural beige).  ALCALACTINE® RAPID sutures are presented in USP 6/0 – USP 2 gauge sizes in a variety of lengths from 10 cm to 150 cm, as non-needled or attached to stainless steel needles of varying types and sizes.

$168.00 GST excl.
Single Box Price | 12 Sutures per Box
D0516Z1T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 16mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed
D0518V4T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 18mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed
D0519V3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 19mm, 3/8, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0520Z3T75U ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 20mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Undyed
D0522Z3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 22mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0522Z1T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 22mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed
D0526Z3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 26mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0526V4T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 3/0, 26mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed
D0616V3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 16mm, 3/8, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0617Z3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 17mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0618V4T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 18mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed
D0620Z3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 20mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0620V4T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 20mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed
D0620V4T75U ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 20mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Undyed
D0626Z3T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 26mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed
D0626Z1T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 4/0, 26mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed
D0715V3T75U ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 5/0, 15mm, 3/8, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Undyed
D0716Z1T75 ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - ALCALACTINE RAPID® PGLAR - PGLA RAPID, USP 5/0, 16mm, 1/2, Taper Point, 75cm, Dyed
Suture characteristics Absorbable Multifilament
Chemical structure 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactic acid synthetic, absorbable, braided surgical suture
Coating Calcium Stearate and Poly(glycolic Acid (30%) - lactic acid (70%)
Colour Violet - Undyed
Wound Support ~ 10-14 days
Absorbtion ~ 40-45 days
Tensile Strength 5th day ~ 50% | 14th day ~0% wound support
USP range 6/0 - 2
Sterilization Characteristics Gamma Irradiation
Product Characteristics Excellent tensile strength, excellent knot tying, minimum tissue reaction
Packaging In aluminum foil packages, with needle or without needle
Needle types Taper point, reverse cutting, taper cut, blunt point, diamond, spatula, straight
Suture Lengths 10 to 150cm

Urology, Ophthalmic Surgery, Superficial Soft Tissue Approximation, Odontology, Gynaecology, Paediatric Surgery.

Coated multifilament – minimum wound trauma, minimum capillarity ease of knot tying and adjustability.

        

   

         

              

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