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UNIGLYDE MONO - Monofilament Poliglecaprone 25 Suture
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UNIGLYDE MONO - Monofilament Poliglecaprone 25 Suture

Uniglyde Mono – Poliglecaprone Sutures is a monofilament synthetic absorbable surgical suture prepared from a copolymer of glycolide and epsilon-caprolactone. Monofilament Poliglecaprone 25 suture copolymer has been found to be non antigenic, non pyrogenic and elicits only a slight tissue reaction during absorption.

Indications of Poliglecaprone 25 Suture

Monofilament Poliglecaprone 25 (UNIGLYDE) sutures are indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, but not for use in cardiovascular or neurological tissues, microsurgery or ophthalmic surgery.

Ultimate Suture For

  • Female’s skin approximation
  • Subcutaneous approximation

Best Used By

  • Plastic Surgeons
  • Gynaecologists
  • Tricologists
  • General Surgeon
  • Orthopaedics

Additional Information

  • Characteristics: Synthetic Absorbable Surgical Suture
  • Type:Monofilament
  • Material:75%poly (glycolide) – 25% co-caprolactone synthetic absorbable surgical suture
  • Coating:ColorUndyed / Violet
  • Support:21 to 28 days
  • Absorption:Absorption takes place through hydrolysis completely in 90 – 120 days.
  • Tensile Strength:50% tensile strength is retained for 14 days
  • USP Range:4/0 – 2
  • Sterilization:EO (Ethylene Oxide )
  • Shelf Life:3 Years
  • Product Characteristics:Excellent tensile strength, Excellent knot tying,
  • Minimum tissue reaction
  • Packaging:In aluminium foil packages with or without needle
  • Needle:TypeRound bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight, blunt point