Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures are synthetic, sterile and absorbable surgical sutures.
These sutures are composed of polyglactin which is composed of 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactide. These sutures are coated sutures and have a coating of calcium stearate.
FeaturesThese sutures have been designed to model the performance of collagen sutures. Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures have tensile strength retention of 50% at 5 days and 0% at 10 days.
3.Indications for use
The use of Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures is indicated for suturing sites where short term wound support is required like superficial skin and mucosa approximation. Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures are absorbable sutures and their use is not indicated in tissues requiring prolonged extended approximation. The absorption of Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures begins by loss of tensile strength followed by loss of mass by the means of hydrolysis of the suture.
Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures are available as undyed. Ethicon Vicryl Rapide Sutures are available in diameters USP 8-0 to USP 1.
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