Novosyn® CHD

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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.


  • 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.


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


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


  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gyneacology / Obstetrics
  • Orthopaedics
  • Urology
  • Skin closure (intracutaneous, subcutaneous)
  • Ligatures
For further information please contact your B. Braun representative or mail to
B. Braun Surgical S.A.
Carretera de Terrassa, 121
08191 Rubí (Barcelona)