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
- Skin closure (intracutaneous, subcutaneous)