DARVIN MONOFILAMENTO

Synthetic monofilament suture long term absorption (180-210 days)

 

Composition:

Poly(p-dioxanone) or Poly(L-lactide-co- -caprolactone)

 

Description:

Synthetic monofilament long term absorption suture.

 

Colour:

Violet (D&C Violet n. 2 = C.I. 60725) or undyed.

 

Sizes and standard needles: 

EP from 0,5 to 5; USP from 7/0 to 2; Dar-vin monofilament is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles; “easy-detaching” needl type is also available to allow the detachment of the needle by a simple movement of the needle-holder.

 

Tensile strength:

After 28 days from implant between ∼ 70% and ∼ 75% of the tensile strength remains, after 42 days between ∼ 55% and ∼ 60%.

 

Absorption Complete:

Within 180-210 days.

 

Indications:

In general surgery, thoracic surgery, orthopaedics, when a long-term absorption surgical suture is required.

MONOMED

Medio synthetic monofilament suture mid term absorption (90-120 days)

 

Composition:

Poli (glicolide-co-ε-caprolattone).

 

Description:

Synthetic monofilament mid term absorption suture.

 

Colour:

Violet (D&C Violet n.2=C.I. 60725) or undyed.

 

Sizes and standard needles:

EP from 0,7 to 4; USP from 6/0 to 1. Monomed is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles.

 

Tensile strength:

After 7 days from implant it retains ∼ 50% and after 14 days it retains ∼ 20%.

 

Absorption Complete:

Within 90-120 days.

 

Indications:

In soft tissues approximation, where a mid absorption of the suture is required.

DARVIN

 

Composition:

Polymer of glycolic acid.

 

Description:

Braided and coated synthetic absorbable suture (monofilament for size: USP 10/0 - 9/0; EP 0,2 - 0,3).

 

Colour:

Violet (D&C Violet n.2=C.I. 60725) or undyed.

 

Sizes and standard needles:

EP from 0,2 to 7; USP from 10/0 to 5; Dar-vin is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles; “easy-detaching” needle type is also available to allow the detachment of the needle by a simple movement of the needle-holder.

 

Tensile strength:

After 7 days from implant ∼90% of the tensile strenght remains, after 14 days ∼75%, after 21 days ∼50% and after 28 days ∼30%.

 

Absorption:

Complete within 60-90 days.

 

Indications:

In general surgery, thoracic surgery, orthopaedics, gynaecology, ophtalmic surgery, neurosurgery, in soft tissues approximation, when it is necessary an absorbable surgical suture.

DARVIN FAST

Braided and coated synthetic suture short term absorption (42 days)

 

Composition:

Polymer of glycolic acid.

 

Description:

Braided and coated synthetic short term absorption suture.

 

Colour:

Undyed.

 

Sizes and standard needles:

EP from 0,7 to 4; USP from 6/0 to 1. Dar-vin fast is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles.

 

Tensile strength:

After 7 days from implant it retains ∼ 50% of the initial tensile strength and almost none after 14 days.

 

Absorption Complete:

Within 42 days.

 

Indications:

In soft tissues approximation, where a fast absorption of the suture is required. For istance circumcisions, skin wounds and oral mucosa membrane.

DARVIN LAC

Braided and coated synthetic suture mid term absorption (56-70 days)

 

Composition: 

PGLA Co-polymer of glicolide (90%) and lattide (10%).

 

Description:

Braided and coated synthetic absorbable suture (monofilament for size: USP 10/0 - 9/0; EP 0,2 - 0,3).

 

Colour:

Violet (D&C Violet n.2=C.I. 60725) or undyed.

 

Sizes and standard needles:

EP from 0,2 to 7; USP from 10/0 to 5; Dar-vin-lac is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles; “easy-detaching” needle type is also available to allow the detachment of the needle by a simple movement of the needle-holder.

 

Tensile strength:

After 7 days from implant ∼ 90% of the tensile strenght remains, after 14 days ∼ 75%, after 21 days ∼ 50%, after 28 days ∼ 25%.

 

Absorption Complete:

Within 56-70 days.

 

Indications:

In general surgery, thoracic surgery, orthopaedics, gynaecology, neurosurgery, in soft tissues approximation, when it is necessary an absorbable surgical suture.

DARVIN LAC FAST

Braided and coated synthetic suture short term absorption (42 days)

 

Composition:

PGLA Co-polymer of glicolide (90%) and lattide (10%).

 

Description:

Braided and coated synthetic short term absorption suture

 

Colour:

Violet (D&C Violet n.2 = C.I. 60725) or undyed

 

Sizes and standard needles: 

EP from 0,7 to 4; USP from 6/0 to 1. Dar-vin-lac fast is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needle.

 

Tensile strength:

After 5 days from implant ∼ 50% of the tensile strenght remains, after 14 days ∼ 0%

 

Absorption Complete: 

Within 42 days

 

Indications:

In soft tissues approximation, where a fast absorption of the suture is required. For istance circumcisions, skin wounds and oral mucosa membrane.

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