The extraordinarily smooth, low friction proprietary coating reduces tissue drag. These synthetic absorbable sutures ensure closure through the critical wound healing period. They retain approximately 50% of their high initial strength at two weeks and 20% of their strength at three weeks.
- Dyed (violet)
In Vivo Strength Retention:
- 50% at 14 days
- 20% at 21 days
- Essentially complete between 50 and 90 days.