MONOCRYL® (poliglecaprone 25) Suture   

MONOCRYL Suture is a highly pliable monofilament suture that handles and ties easily, 
is virtually inert in tissue, and absorbs predictably. High initial tensile strength diminishes over 2 weeks postoperatively.1

MONOCRYL suture

Supporting Documentation

Product Support

ETHICON Wound Closure Catalog

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D10051 D10051 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" PS-4C 

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D7611 D7611 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" UR-6 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D7656 D7656 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" PS-1 

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D8291 D8291 3-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" CT-3 

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D8477 D8477 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 4X36" TIE 

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D8539 D8539 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X18" P-2 

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D8550 D8550 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" SH,UR-6 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D8592 D8592 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" UR-6 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D8633 D8633 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X18" PC-16 

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D8655 D8655 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X18" SC-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D8678 D8678 1 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" MO-5 

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D8694 D8694 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" SH DOUBLE ARMED 

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D8721 D8721 3-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" MH 

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D8726 D8726 5-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" TF-5 

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D8752 D8752 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" UR-5 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D8762 D8762 5-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X18" P-2 

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D8786 D8786 2-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X27" PS-2 

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D8797 D8797 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" PS-1 

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D8815 D8815 1 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X36" CTXB 

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D8839 D8839 4-0 MONOCRYL UNDYED 1X18" PS-4 

References

*MONOCRYL Suture is not indicated for neural, cardiovascular, ophthalmic, and microsurgical applications.1  

†Measured by the Hollander Cosmesis Scale at 2 weeks after surgery and the Vancouver Scar Scale 6 and 12 months after surgery in a prospective, randomized controlled trial (N=60).

1. Ethicon Wound Closure Manual. 2012. Ethicon, Inc.

2. Barbolt TA. Chemistry and safety of triclosan, and its use as an antimicrobial coating on Coated VICRYL* Plus Antibacterial Suture (coated polyglactin 910 suture with triclosan). Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2002;(3 suppl 1):S45-S53.

3. Ford H, Jones P, Gaines B, Reblock K, Simpkins D. Intraoperative handling and wound healing: controlled clinical trial comparing coated VICRYL® Plus antibacterial suture (coated polyglactin 910 suture with triclosan) with coated VICRYL® suture (coated polyglactin 910 suture). Surg. Infect. 2005;6(3):313-321. 

4. Ming X, Rothenburger S, Yang D. In vitro antibacterial efficacy of Monocryl Plus Antibacterial Suture (poligelcaprone 25 with triclosan). Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2007;8(2):201-208.

5. DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System Instructions for Use. Ethicon, Inc. 

6. Parvizi D, Friedl H, Schintler MV, et al. Use of 2‐octyl cyanoacrylate together with a self‐adhering mesh (Dermabond™ Prineo™) for skin closure following abdominoplasty: an open, prospective, controlled, randomized, clinical study. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2013;37(3):529‐537.