||Braided and coated multifilament
||Polyglactine 910, a copolymer made of 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactide
||Poly-glycolide-co-L-lactide and calcium strearate (<1%)
||The hydrolytic action by wich the material is broken down results in total absorption between 56 and 70 days. Between 40% and 50% of tensile strength remain after 21 days.
|Approximate % original strength remaining
||USP 10/0 - 2
||Luxcryl 910 sutures are intended for use in general soft tissue closing and/or ligation; especially in general surgery, skin closure, gastrointestinal surgery, plastic surgery, ophthalmic surgery, gynaecology, obstetrics, orthopaedics, urology.