Chromic Catgut Suture

Price And Quantity

Minimum Order Quantity 100 Dozen



Chromic Catgut - ORICHROME is an absorbable, sterile surgical suture composed of purified connective tissue (mostly collagen) Derived from the sub mucosal fibrous layer of healthy sheep intestines. Strands of purified collagen taken from the Serosal layer of selected bovines, tanned with chrome salts to provide Greater resistance to absorption.



Type Twisted multifilament with a monofilament appearance
Material None
Color Dark brown
Tissue reaction Moderate
Tensile Strength Tensile strength is retained for 14 - 21 days.
USP Range 5/0 - 3
Sterilization EO (Ethylene Oxide)
Needle Type Round bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight, blunt point
Packing In aluminium foil packages with or without needle

Characteristics Of Chromic Catgut Suture:

  • High tensile strength
  • Absorption by phagocytosis
  • Twisted structure
  • Uniform diameter by centerless polishing (monofilament appearance)
  • Hermetically sealed packing

Benefits Of Chromic Catgut Suture:

  • Excellent tissue support
  • Uniform absorption
  • Excellent handling properties, High flexibility High tensile strength, Excellent knot security
  • Soft passage through the tissues without sawing, tissue drag and trauma.Excellent knot tie down
  • Guaranteed seal and product sterility

Indications Of Chromic Catgut Suture:

General soft tissue closing and/or ligation especially in General surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery,

Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Urology, Ophthalmic surgery

Contraindications Of Chromic Catgut Suture:

  • Cardiovascular surgery, Neurosurgery
  • Being absorbable not to use when an extended wound support is required.
  • Caution in patients with delayed wound healing (e.g. compromised immune system).
  • In the region of infected wounds Known sensitivities or allergies to collagen or chromium

Trade Information

Sample Available Yes
Packaging Details Box of 12 Sutures, Box Of 36 Sutures
Main Market India & Global
Payment Terms SWIFT, RTGS, Telegraphic Transfer (T/T), Cheque
Delivery Time 15-30 Days
Main Export Market(S) Europe, Italy, England, Bulgaria, Bangladesh, Africa, Australia, Asia
Sample Policy Free samples available with shipping and taxes paid by the buyer
Certifications Eurpopean CE Certified by 3EC Slovakia, EN ISO 13485 : 2016, ISO 9001 : 2015 WHO GMP
Supply Ability :

600000 Dozen Per Month



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