FILAXYNTM monofilament synthetic absorbable suture is composed of Poly (p-dioxanone). These sutures are used when prolonged wound support (up to 42 days) is desirable and the surgeon’s preference is an absorbable suture.
In dyed FILAXYNTM, only FDA approved colour additives are used.
|Chemical composition||Poly (p-dioxanone)|
|Sizes||USP 6/0 (metric 1.5) - USP 2 (metric 5)|
|Type of absorption||Hydrolysis|