Absorbable Suture PGA Polyglycolic Acid

Polyglycolic Acid Sterile Sutures

PGA is synthetic absorbable surgical suture composed of homo-polymers of glycolide (100%). PGA is undyed of dyed violet with D &C violet #2 and coated. PGA sutures meets all requirements established by the United States pharmacopeia (U.S.P) for synthetic absorbable surgical sutures.


  • PGA is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and /or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular and neurological procedures.
  • Type of absorption: Absorption by hydrolysis is complete between 56-70 days. Always predicable and reliable.
  • Tensile strength: High initial strength and strength retention for up to 28-35 days.
  • The suture is sterile in "pre-cut" length with needle in box of 12 pieces.
  • Box of 12 sutures, sterile, not opened, Absorbable; 75cm.
  • The sutures have an excellent reputation and are receiving very good customer satisfaction.
  • CE approved.
  • Approved for Veterinary Use Only in the USA.
  • Top quality suture.

Sizes of Polyglycolic Acid/PGA, 75cm with needle

  • Size 2/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 26mm
  • Size 2/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 30mm
  • Size 2/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 16mm
  • Size 3/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 25mm
  • Size 3/0: Round bodied 3/8, 19mm
  • Size 4/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 20mm
  • Size 5/0: Reverse cutting 3/8, 20mm 



Collections: Sutures

Type: Sutures

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