MONOCRYL® Plus Antibacterial (poliglecaprone 25) Suture

MONOCRYL® Plus Antibacterial Suture are ideal for subcuticular skin closure1 and shown in vitro to inhibit bacterial colonization of the suture.2-4

Sutura Antibacteriana MONOCRYL® Plus

Features & Benefits

  • Reliable strength

    Reliable Strength

    Consistent absorption rate with a predictable decrease in tensile strength. Stronger than gut suture initially and throughout the critical wound-healing period5,6 and offers protection for subcuticular closure and soft tissue approximation.  

  • Ideal for subcuticular skin closure

    Ideal for Subcuticular Skin Closure

    Shown in vitro to inhibit bacterial colonization of the suture2-4 High initial breaking strength to maintain wound approximation during the critical first few days of skin healing1*

Product Specifications

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D10041 D10041 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" PS-1 

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D10062 D10062 4-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X18" P-2 

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D10100 D10100 3-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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D10101 D10101 3-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" RB-1 

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D9923 D9923 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" RB-1 

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D9924 D9924 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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D9925 D9925 1 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" MO-5 

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D9936 D9936 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X36" SH-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D9937 D9937 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X36" SH-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D9954 D9954 4-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" P-3 DOUBLE ARMED 

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MCP213H MCP213H 5-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" RB-1 

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MCP214H MCP214H 4-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" RB-1 

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MCP266H MCP266H 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS UNDYED 1X27" CP-1 

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MCP304H MCP304H 4-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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MCP315H MCP315H 4-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" SH 

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MCP316H MCP316H 3-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" SH 

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MCP317H MCP317H 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" SH 

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MCP333H MCP333H 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" CT-2 

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MCP339H MCP339H 2-0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" CT-1 

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MCP340H MCP340H 0 MONOCRYL PLUS VIOLET 1X27" CT-1 

Resources

MONOCRYL® Plus Antibacterial (poliglecaprone 25) Suture
Understanding the Plus Antibacterial Technology
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Supporting Documentation

Product Support

Plus Antibacterial Sutures Portfolio Overview

Clinical Evidence
 

Plus Sutures Evidence Summary

Plus Sutures de Jonge Meta-Analysis Overview

References

*Ethicon Absorbable Sutures: Biocompatibility and Performance Profiles Poster. Corporate Product Characterization. Ethicon R&D, 1999.

1. MONOCRYL Plus Antibacterial (poliglecaprone 25) Suture Instructions for Use. Ethicon, Inc.

2. Ming X, Rothenburger S, Yang D. In vitro antibacterial efficacy of Monocryl Plus Antibacterial Suture (poliglecaprone 25 with triclosan). Surg Infect. 2007;8(2):201-207

3. Rothenburger S, Spangler D, Bhende S, Burkley D. In vitro antimicrobial evaluation of coated Vicryl Plus Antibacterial Suture (coated polyglactin 910 with triclosan) using zone of inhibition assays. Surg Infect. 2002;3(suppl1):S79-S87

4. Ming X, Rothenburger S, Nicholos MM. In vivo and in vitro antibacterial efficacy of PDS Plus (polidioxanone with triclosan) suture. Surg. Infect 2008;9(4):451-457 

5. Ethicon Wound Closure Manual. 2007. Ethicon, Inc.

6. MONOCRYL Plus Suture Product Insert, Chromic Gut Product Insert.

For complete indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and adverse reactions, please reference full package insert.