MEGASORB RAPID

Properties

  • 50% of the original is retained until initial 6 to 8 Days
  • There is a subsequent loss by 17 days post implantation
  • Complete absorption usually takes place by 42 Days

 

Advantages

  • High initial tensile strength
  • Predictable and constant degradation rate
  • Good knot security
  • Excellent handling properties
  • Quick mass absorption

 

Product Overview

Structure: Multifilament, Braided

Color: Undyed

Chemical composition: Polyglycolic acid

Sizes: USP 6/0 (metric 0.7) – USP 2 (metric 5)

Type of absorption: Hydrolysis

Sterilization: Gamma radiation

Megasorb Rapid Suture