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ALCASORB PLUS

Reliable antibacterial effect with chlorhexidine
ALCALACTINE

Antibacterial PGA

Polyglycolic Acid

ALCASORB® PLUS sutures are synthetic absorbable sterile surgical sutures which are made of Polyglycolic Acid. The braid structure of the suture is coated. Coated suture is prepared by Calcium Stearate and Polycaprolactone structure. ALCASORB® PLUS sutures contain “Chlorhexidine diacetate” a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent.

ALCASORB PLUS contains “Chlorhexidine” as an antibacterial agent.

Chlorhexidine antibacterial agent is a proven chemical that has a superior effect on the following bacteria:

  • Staphylococcus aureus,
  • Staphylococcus epidermidis,
  • MRSA (Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
  • MRSE (Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis)
  • Escherichia coli
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae
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Structural Features

TENSILE STRENGTH

2nd week ~ 75% 3rd week ~ 50% wound support

ABSORPTION

~ 60-90 days

WOUND SUPPORT

~ 30 days

PACKAGING

In aluminum foil packages with needle or without needle

STERILIZATION

EO (Ethylene Oxide)

USP RANGE

5/0 - 3

Absorbable, multifilament, coated, violet

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

100% Polyglycolic Acid synthetic, absorbable, braided surgical suture containing chlorhexidine as antibacterial agent

COATING

Polycaprolactone and Calcium Stearate

Wound Support Periods

ALCASORB PLUS
HIGH TENSILE STRENGTH

Excellent wound support

ANTIBACTERIAL EFFICACY

Provides superior protection against bacterial colonization. Creates a zone of inhibition against the pathogens that cause surgical site infections.

BRAIDED STRUCTURE

Minimum suture memory High usage characteristic Flexibility Excellent tensile strength Excellent knot safety

COATED MULTIFILAMENT

Minimum tissue trauma Minimum capillarity Ease of knot tying and adjustability

Usage Areas

  • General Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Ligations
  • Oral Surgery
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Wound Closures in Pediatric Surgery
  • Skin Closures

5000+

Product Type

41+

Years Experience

20+

Domestic Dealership

30+

Distribution Countries

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