PGLA Co-polymer of glicolide (90%) and lattide (10%).
Braided and coated synthetic short term absorption suture.
Violet (D&C Viola – Violet – Violeta n.2 = C.I. 60725) or undyed.
Sizes and standard needles
EP from 0,7 to 4; USP from 6/0 to 1. Glicofil Lac fast is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles.
After 5 days from implant ~ 50% of the tensile strenght remains, after 14 days ~ 0%.
Complete within 45 days.
In soft tissues approximation, where a fast absorption of the suture is required. For istance circumcisions, skin wounds and oral mucosa membrane.