Vigilenz Medical Devices Sdn Bhd


Is an absorbable, sterile monofilament suture material derived from Poly(P-Dioxanone)(PDO). The predictable absorption properties make it an excellent longer term holding suture. The monofilament structure provides good handling properties and excellent knot security.



Type Non-Absorbable Surgical Suture
Material Synthetic, Monofilament, Poly(P-Dioxanone)
Color of thread Violet / Undyed
Sizes USP 6/0 to USP 2
Absorption 180~240 days. Breakdown by hydrolysis
Tensile Strength Retention Approximately 85% remains at 14 days
70% remains at 28 days
Tensile Strength and Diameter           Conforms to USP / EP requirements
Attachment Strength Conforms to USP / EP requirements