Absorbable Suture PDO with reverse cutting needle 1/2 circle
Polydioxanone and polyester poly (p-dioxanone) polymer.
The hydrolytic activity from which the material breaks down results in total absorption in about 180 to 210 days. About 50% of the tensile strength remains after 42 days.
Approximate % original strength remaining
USP 6/0 – 3&4
Luxcryl PDO sutures are intended for use in general soft tissue closure. Especially in general surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, ophthalmic surgery, orthopedics, abdominal wall closure, gynecological, plastic surgery, urological.