Poly (glycolic acid (75%) - co - caprolactone (25%))
ALCALACTONE® PLUS sutures are synthetic absorbable sterile surgical sutures which are made of Polyglycolide and caprolactone. ALCALACTONE® PLUS sutures contain “Chlorhexidine diacetate” a broad- spectrum antibacterial agent.
In order to ease of operation, ALCALACTONE® PLUS sutures are colored D&G violet No: 2 or undyed (beige, natural). ALCALACTONE® PLUS sutures have been presented in USP 5/0 – USP 2 gauge sizes in a variety of lengths from 10 cm to 150 cm, as non-needled or attached to stainless steel needles of varying types and sizes.
ALCASORB PLUS contains “Chlorhexidine” as an antibacterial agent.
Chlorhexidine antibacterial agent is a proven chemical that has a superior effect on the following bacteria;