Novosyn® Absorbable

Mid Term Absorbable Braided Suture

Novosyn<sup>®</sup> Absorbable

Novosyn is a braided and coated synthetic mid-term absorbable suture, made of Poly(glycolide-co-l-lactid 90/10) (PGLA).


  • Smooth knot run-down
  • Gentle knot repositioning
  • High knot holding capacity

Tensile Strength

  • 52% tensile strength at 21 days for USP 6/0 and larger – 35% for USP 7/0 and smaller
  • 0% tensile strength at 35 days


  • Mass absorption in 56-70 days

Common Applications

  • General Surgery
  • Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Ligatures
  • Orthopedics
  • Skin Closure
  • Urology

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