Safil® Absorbable

Mid Term Absorbable Braided Suture

Safil<sup>®</sup> Absorbable

Safil is a braided and coated synthetic mid-term absorbable suture, made of 100% polyglycolic acid (PGA).


  • Optimized braided structure enhances tensile strength
  • Smooth surface enhances passage through tissue
  • Softness and pliability provide excellent handling characteristics

Tensile Strength

  • 50% tensile strength at 18 days
  • 0% tensile strength at 28-35 days


  • Mass absorption in 60-90 Days

Common Applications

  • Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Orthopaedics
  • Urology
  • General Surgery
  • Skin Closure
  • Abdominal Wall Closure

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