Non-absorbable monofilament, pseudomonofilament and uncoated suture made of polyamide
Supramid is a non-absorbable synthetic suture made of polyamide, available in two different structures depending on suture diameter:
- Supramid pseudomonofilament consists of a core of polyamide 6.6 and a sheath of polyamide 6, ranging from USP 4/0 to 2.
- Supramid monofilament is made of polyamide 6 with a range from USP 6/0 to 5/0.
- Exceptional handling qualities due to combined benefits of monofilament and multifilament threads
- Smooth uniform surface allowing effortless passage through tissue
- Easy removal from skin
- Low tissue reactivity
Sizes available USP 6/0 (metric 0.7 ) to USP 2 (metric 5)
- Skin closure