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Polyamide / Nylon Sutures

Polyamide / Nylon Sutures
Polyamide / Nylon Sutures
Product Code : 10
Product Description

Sold under the brand name of Linex, SRI ORION Sutures’ nylon suture or polyamide suture is known for its monofilament based design, soft to touch smooth surface and good knot characteristics.

This non absorbable suture is accessible in black color and it possesses unique tensile strength. This type of suture can be detached easily sans damaging tissues. This sterilized suture has good knotting features.

The provided suture is suitable for plastic, skin and general closure based surgical procedures and is strictly prohibited for cardiovascular surgery that involves application of synthetic prostheses. The strength of this suture remains unchanged even after its implantation. Its insertion does not cause tissue infection.


  • Linex monofilament suture can be accessed in 2-10 U.S.P size range and in black color.
  • 6.6 grade polyamide polymer is used for its fabrication.
  • This non absorbable suture can be removed easily without damaging tissue and therefore, is perfect for skin closure based surgical procedure.


  • High tensile strength, non absorbable
  • Synthetic
  • Monofilament with microscopic uniform diameter
  • Pliability and softness
  • Hermetically sealed packing


  • Excellent and permanent tissue support
  • Minimal tissue reaction
  • Soft passage through the tissues without sawing, tissue drag and trauma. Absence of capillarity (no support of bacterial growth) Excellent knot tie down
  • Good handling properties Easy and secure knotting
  • Guaranteed seal and product sterility


  • Linex suture is ideal for sub cuticular layer based wound closure purpose. It is extensively used for ophthalmologic, plastic and micro surgeries for its high tensile strength and good knotting attributes.

Needle Length Needle Description Suture Length Suture Size in USP
10-0 6-0(0.7) 5-0(1) 4-0(1.5) 3-0(2) 2-0(3)
6mm, 6mm
Double needle
3/8 Circle spatulated micro point 38 cm OS 3719

10 mm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 70 cm
OS 3320

12 mm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 70 cm

OS 3317

16 mm 3/8 Circle Cutting 35 cm

OS 3315

70 cm

OS 3318 OS 3321
26 mm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 100 cm

OS 3328 OS 3329
45 cm

OS 3328S OS 3329S