Polyglycolic Acid Suture

Polyglycolic Acid (A Universal Suture)

UNIGLYDE – Braided & Coated Polyglycolic Acid Suture is an absorbable, sterile, synthetic surgical suture, composed of homopolymers of Glycolide (100%). UNIGLYDE is also available undyed.

Braided & Coated Polyglycolic Acid Suture meets all the requrments as per United States Pharmacopeia for Absorbable Surgical Suture (Synthetic)

Indications of Polyglycolic Acid Suture

Polyglycolic Acid (PGA Suture) 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.

  • Smooth Surface provides no tissue trauma
  • Secure Knot holding capacity
  • Best suture for critical wound support
  • Provides Best tissue support even after smaller diameter
  • Hydrolytic absorption ensures no tissue reaction
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 Size Length Needle Description
S 2613 2-0 150 cm Without Needle
S 2613MDT 2-0 180 cm Without Needle
S 2614 0 150 cm Without Needle
S 2614MDT 0 180 cm Without Needle
S 2615 1 150 cm Without Needle
S 2615MDT 1 180 cm Without Needle
S 2777MDT/18 0 F 2-0 180 cm Without Needle
S 2777MDT F 2-0 50 cm Without Needle
N 2228 2 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 45mm
N 2228VS 2 110 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 45mm
N 2303 5-0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 16mm
N 2304 4-0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 20mm
N 2305 4-0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 16mm
N 2317 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2317DA 2-0 140 cm 1/2 CRB 30mm & 1/2 CTC 30mm Double Armed
N 2319 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 36mm OB Needle
N 2338 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2341 2-0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2342 0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm
N 2343 1 20 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm Heavy
N 2344 0 20 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 30mm Heavy
N 2345 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346A 0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346AA 0 20 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2346DA 0 140 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2346DA/180 0 180 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2346VS 0 110 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2347 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347A 1 45 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347AA 1 20 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347VS 1 110 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2347DA 1 140 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2347DA/160 1 160 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2347DA/180 1 180 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CTC 40mm Double Armed
N 2350 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 2359 1 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Heavy
N 2361 0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2362 1 45 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2363 1 70 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2364 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2364VS 1 110 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm Heavy
N 2382 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 2401 3-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 22mm
N 2402 3-0 70 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 19mm
N 2407 (Undyed) 3-0 70 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 26mm
N 2421 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm OR needle
N 2421DA- OR 1 140 cm 1/2 CRB 40mm & 1/2 CRC 40mm OR needle
N 2422 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 2437 3-0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 20mm
N 2438 1 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 50mm Heavy
N 2442 5-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 2448 1 100 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 50mm Heavy
N 2465 4-0 45 cm 5/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 2471 3-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 2472 3-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Cutting 22mm
N 2473 2-0 70 cm 5/8 Circle Round Bodied 27mm
N 2493 5-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 2494 4-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 2495 3-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 12mm
N 2511 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2511A 2-0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2511AA 2-0 20 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2512 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2512A 0 160 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2513 1 230 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2513A 1 300 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2513AA 1 20 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 30mm
N 2515 3-0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 17mm
N 2516 3-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 36mm
N 2517 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm
N 2518 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm
N 2518VS 0 110 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 40mm
N 2534 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 36mm OR Needle
N 2546 0 70 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm
N 2825A 0 35 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 23mm
N 2826 1 70 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 23mm
N 2826A 1 35 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 23mm
N 2944 4-0 70 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 16mm
N 945 (Undyed) 2-0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 36mm
N 946 (Undyed) 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 36mm
N 2347DA/180N 1 180 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 50mm Heavy Double Armed
N 2437DA 3-0 70 cm 3/8 Circle Round Bodied 22mm Double Armed
N 2306 4-0 70 cm 3/8 Circle Cutting 16mm
N 2304VS 4-0 20 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 20mm
N 2511A-N 2-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 45mm
N 2517N 2-0 90 cm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 45mm
N 2518N 0 90 cm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 45mm
N 2478 2 90 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm OR NEEDLE
N 2347DA/180 RB 1 180 cm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 40mm Double Armed
N 2382A 2-0 45 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm
N 2421A 1 45 cm 1/2 Circle Reverse Cutting 40mm OR NEEDLE
N 2473LDL 2-0 100 cm 5/8 Circle Round Bodied 27mm
N 2831RB 6-0 45 cm 3/8 Circle Round Bodied 13mm