plain catgut suture

Plain Catgut Suture (Experience Met Energy)

Plain catgut SutureΒ 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.

Plain catgut is fast-absorbing surgical gut sutures are sterile and elicit only a slight to minimal tissue reaction during absorption.

We have In-house needle manufacturing that provides you the better catgut needles with optimum sharpness which finally delivers smooth riding on tissues during suturing.

Indications of Plain Catgut Suture

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

Suture CharacteristicsAbsorbable Surgical Suture
TypeTwisted
MaterialCatgut Plain
ColorBeige
AbsorptionPlain Catgut Suture Absorption takes place due to enzymatic reaction in 60 to 70 days.
StrengthTensile strength is retained for 7 – 10 days.
USP Range4/0 – 3
SterilizationEO (Ethylene Oxide)
Shelf Life5 years
Product CharacteristicsExcellent tensile strength, Excellent knot tying,
Minimum tissue reaction.
PackagingIn aluminum foil packages with or without needle
Needle TypeRound bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight,
blunt point
Best Used By:General Surgeons, Gynaecologists & Orthopaedics
Ultimate Suture for:Uterus Closure, Episiotomy Repair, Soft Tissues approximation and for Fast healing of Tissues/ Muscles
MFG. LIC NoKTK/28/415/2013
OEM. LIC NoN. Code: KR/DRUGS/KTK/28/415/2013
Code No. USP Size Length Needle Description
N 4238 3-0 76 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 25mm
N 4269 5-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 4270 4-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 4271 3-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 4288 3-0 76 cm Straight Cutting 60mm
N 5007 3-0 76 cm Straight Round Bodied 50mm
N 5010 3-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 22mm
N 5020 3-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 26mm
N 5033 2-0 76 cm 3/8 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2003 LDL 2-0 152 cm 1/2 Circle Cutting 30mm Double Armed
S 2002 3-0 152 cm Without needle
S 2003 2-0 152 cm Without needle
S 2004 0 152 cm Without needle
S 2005 1 152 cm Without needle
S 2006 2 152 cm Without needle
S 2242 3-0 2 x 76 cm Without needle