FILAXYN

Polydioxanone Suture

FILAXYNTM endures strength for long-term wound support. FILAXYNTM monofilament synthetic absorbable suture is composed of Poly (p-dioxanone). These sutures are used when prolonged wound support is desirable and the surgeon prefers an absorbable suture.

Indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation where long term wound support is desired

Preferred choice for abdominal wall closure and in immunocompromised/geriatric patients

  • RETAINS 50%-60% KNOT TENSILE STRENGTH FOR UP TO 28 DAYS
  • COMPLETE MASS ABSORPTION WITHIN 180 TO 220 DAYS

Benefits

FILAXYN

Indication

FILAXYN sutures are intended for use in general soft tissue approximation including use inpaediatric cardiovascular tissue, microsurgery and ophthalmic surgery.

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