Polyglycolic Suture (UNIGLYDE)

Polyglycolic Acid Suture (A Universal Suture)

Polyglycolic Suture is an absorbable, sterile, synthetic surgical suture, composed of homo polymers of Glycolide (100%). It is also available undyed. Braided & Coated Polyglycolic Acid meets all the requirements as per United States Pharmacopeia for Absorbable Surgical Suture (Synthetic).

Polyglycolic Suture is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular or neurological tissues.

Product Brochure 

Polyglycolic Suture is best for:

  • Smooth Surface provides no tissue trauma
  • Secure Knot holding capacity
  • Best suture for critical wound support
  • Provides Best tissue support even after the smaller diameter
  • Hydrolytic absorption ensures no tissue reaction

Additional Information About Polyglycolic Acid Suture

CharacteristicsSynthetic Absorbable Surgical Suture
TypeBraided
Material100% Polyglycolic Acid synthetic absorbable braided surgical suture
CoatingPolycaprolactone & calcium stearate
ColorViolet
Support28 to 30 days
AbsorptionAbsorption takes place through hydrolysis completely in 70 – 90 days.
Strength75% tensile strength is retained for 14 days and 50% till 21 days.
USP Range6/0 – 2
SterilizationEO (Ethylene Oxide )
Shelf Life5 Years
Product CharacteristicsExcellent tensile strength, Excellent knot tying,
Minimum tissue reaction
PackagingIn aluminium foil packages with or without needle
Needle TypeRound bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight, blunt point
MFG. LIC NoKTK/28/415/2013
OEM. LIC NoN. Code: KR/DRUGS/KTK/28/415/2013
Code No.USP SizeLengthNeedle Description
S 26132-0150 cmWithout Needle
S 2613MDT2-0180 cmWithout Needle
S 26140150 cmWithout Needle
S 2614MDT0180 cmWithout Needle
S 26151150 cmWithout Needle
S 2615MDT1180 cmWithout Needle
S 2777MDT/18 0 F2-0180 cmWithout Needle
S 2777MDT F2-050 cmWithout Needle
N 2228290 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 45mm
N 2228VS2110 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 45mm
N 23035-045 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 16mm
N 23044-070 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 20mm
N 23054-070 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 16mm
N 23172-090 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2317DA2-0140 cm1/2 CRB 30mm & 1/2 CTC 30mm Double Armed
N 2319190 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 36mm OB Needle
N 2338090 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 23412-070 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2342070 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2343120 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm Heavy
N 2344020 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm Heavy
N 23452-090 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346090 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346A045 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346AA020 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346DA0140 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2346DA/1800180 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2346VS0110 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2347190 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347A145 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347AA120 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347VS1110 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347DA1140 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2347DA/1601160 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2347DA/1801180 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2350190 cm1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 2359170 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2361045 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2362145 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2363170 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2364190 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2364VS1110 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 23822-090 cm1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 24013-045 cm3/8 Circle Cutting 22mm
N 24023-070 cm3/8 Circle Cutting 19mm
N 2407 (Undyed)3-070 cm3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 26mm
N 2421190 cm1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm OR needle
N 2421DA- OR1140 cm1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CRC 40mm OR needle
N 2422090 cm1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 24373-070 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 20mm
N 2438190 cm1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 50mm Heavy
N 24425-045 cm3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 24481100 cm1/2 Circle Round Bodied 50mm Heavy
N 24654-045 cm5/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 24713-045 cm3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 24723-090 cm1/2 Circle Cutting 22mm
N 24732-070 cm5/8 Circle Round Bodied 27mm
N 24935-045 cm3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 24944-045 cm3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 24953-045 cm3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 25112-090 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2511A2-045 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2511AA2-020 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2512090 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2512A0160 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 25131230 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2513A1300 cm1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm