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MEGASORB

Polyglycolic Acid Suture

MEGASORB is a mid-term absorbable braided and coated synthetic suture made of Polyglycolic acid. It degrades by hydrolysis and provides predictable and reliable absorption. MEGASORB suture is coated with a mixture of Caprolactone and Calcium Stearate. It is dyed violet by a FDA approved colour additive. It is also available in an undyed version.

  • Retains 70%-80% knot tensile strength for up to 14 days

  • Retains 50% knot tensile strength for up to 21 days

  • Complete mass absorption between 60 to 90 days

Benefits

megasorb
  • 01

    High tensile strength.

  • 02

    Excellent knotting ability.

  • 03

    Smooth passage through tissue.

Indication

Used for general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation across suitable surgery types.