Fastlak
  • Synthetic absorbable, coated, short term wound support and short term mass absorption.
  • Material
    :
    Poly(glycolide-co-lactide) glycolide 90% -lactide 10 %                                             (PGLA)
  • Coating
    :
    Poly(glycolide-co-lactide) & calcium stearate
  • Structure
    :
    Braided
  • Colour
    :
    Beige (undyed) or Violet (dyed)
  • Size
    :
    EP : 0.2 to 6 USP : 10/0 to 4
  • Tensile strength retention
    :
    5 Days 50 % 14 Days 0 %
  • Mass Absorption
    :
    42 days
  • Sterilization Method
    :
    Gamma Irradiation
  • Main Indication
    :
    • Gynaecology (episiotomies)
    • Urology
    • Ophtalmic surgery (conjunctive suturing)
    • Odontology (oral mucosa)
    • Pediatric surgery
    • Skin closer - intracutaneous
    • Subcutaneous
    • Ligatures