Plain Catgut (UNIGUT™)| Universal Sutures

Plain Catgut Suture(UNIGUT)


Plain catgut Suture is a fast absorbing surgical gut suture made from a strand of collagenous material prepared from the submucosal layers of the small intestine of healthy sheep. Fast absorbing surgical gut sutures are sterile and elicit only a slight to minimal tissue reaction during absorption.


Plain Catgut Suture is fast absorbing and intended for dermal (skin) suturing only. They should be utilized only for external knot tying procedures.

Suture Characteristics : Absorbable Surgical Suture
Plain Catgut Suture Type : Braided
Material of Plain Catgut Suture : Catgut Plain
Color of Plain Catgut Suture : Beige
Absorption : Plain Catgut Suture Absorption takes place due to enzymatic reaction in 65 days.
Plain Catgut Suture Strength : Tensile strength is retained for 7 - 14 days.
USP Range of Plain Catgut Suture : 4/0 - 2
Plain Catgut Suture Sterilization : EO (Ethylene Oxide)
Product Characteristics of Plain Catgut Suture : Excellent tensile strength, Excellent knot tying,
Minimum tissue reaction
Packaging of Plain Catgut Suture : In aluminum foil packages with or without needle
Plain Catgut Suture Needle Type : Round bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight,   
blunt point
MFG. LIC No : KTK/28/415/2013