Novosyn® CHD

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

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

Advantages

  • Novosyn® CHD has the same physical properties than Novosyn but with added antimicrobial protection.

  • It has a zone of inhibition against the most common pathogens that causes SSI.

  • It helps on the prevention of microbial contamination of the implanted thread.

Features

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

Note

Sizes available USP 5/0 (metric 1) up to USP 2 (metric 5).

Indication

  • Soft tissue approximation
  • Ligation