Novosyn®

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Mid-term absorbable braided and coated suture made of polyglactin 910

Novosyn® is a mid-term absorbable braided and coated synthetic suture made of polyglactin 910. Novosyn® degrades by hydrolysis and provides a predictable and reliable absorption.

Advantages

  • Smooth knot run-down
  • Gentle knot repositioning
  • High knot holding capacity
  • Minimized inflammatory reaction

Features

  • 40-50 % Tensile Strength Retention: 21 days 
  • Complete Mass Absorption: 56 up to 70 days

Note

Sizes available USP 8/0 (metric 0.4) up to USP 2 (metric 5)

Indication

  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gyneacology / Obstetrics
  • Orthopaedics
  • Ophthalmic surgery
  • Urology
  • Skin closure (intracutaneous, subcutaneous)
  • Ligatures