||Braided and coated multifilament
||Polycaprolactone and calcium stearate (1%)
||The hydrolytic action by which the material is broken down results in total absorption in approximately 60 to 90 days. Approximately 50% of tensile strength remain after 21 days.
|Approximate % original strength remaining
||Violet, beige − undyed
||USP 10/0 - 2
||Luxcryl PGA sutures are intended for use in general soft tissue closing and/or ligation; especially in general surgery, skin closure, gastrointestinal surgery, gynaecology, obstetrics, plastic surgery, urology, ophthalmic surgery, orthopaedics.