VIPRONE

Absorbable Sutures

VIPRONE
Braided & Coated Polyglycolic Acid

  • Easy tissue passage, smooth tie down
  • Greater tensile strength
  • Precise knot placement
  • Longer absorption period
  • Attached with unique PRIMIPASS coating needles

VIPRONE

Polyglycolic acid suture are known for their high quality and undoubted performance. Made-up of braided and coated 100% Polyglycolic acid filaments these are superior in absorption with shelf life of 5 years.
 Available in convenient and safe packaging, these sutures are appreciated by our most customers.

PRODUCT:”VIPRONE” (POLYGLYCOLIC SUTURES) absorbable Surgical Suture U.S.P, (Synthetic)
MATERIAL USED: 100% Polyglycolic Acid- Braided & Coated
COLOUR: Violet &Undyed
DYE USED: D & C Violet (US FDA approved dye)
COATING: Calcium Stearate &Polycaprolactone
STERILIZATION: Ethylene Oxide Gas
SHELF LIFE: 5 years
 
RECOMMENDED USAGE
•    Gynaecology/obstetrics
•    Orthopaedics
•    Skin closure
•    All soft tissue approximation
 
RANGE
•    U.S.P Sizes available: 6-0 to 2
•    Suture length available with needle- Suture lengths from 45cms to 150cms
•    Needle length: 12mm to 50mm across all needle point profiles.
 
ADVANTAGES
•    High tensile strength
•    Smooth passage through tissue
•    Easy handling
•    PRIMIPASS coated needle
•    Excellent knot slide
 
ABSORPTION PROFILE
•    Wound Support: 27-30 Days
•    Mass Absorption: 70-90 Days


Physical Properties:

Metric Size

USP Size

USP Specs.

LinxObere Test Readings

Diameter (mm)

Standard Knot Pull Tensile Strength (Kgs)*

Diameter (mm)

Standard Knot Pull Tensile Strength

(Kgs)*

1

5/0

0.100 to 0.149

0.68

0.135 to 0.145

0.9 to 1.1

1.5

4/0

0.150 to 0.199

0.95

0.170 to 0.195

1.3 to 1.6

2

3/0

0.200 to 0.249

1.77

0.225 to 0.240

2.4 to 3.1

3

2/0

0.300 to 0.339

2.68

0.325 to 0.335

3.2 to 4.3

3.5

0

0.350 to 0.399

3.90

0.378 to 0.385

4.6 to 5.3

4

1

0.400 to 0.499

5.08

0.460 to 0.485

5.9 to 7.5

5

2

0.500 to 0.599

6.35

0.530 to 0.550

7.5 to 10.0