ALCADINONE PLUS

Long-term wound support,
minimum infection risk

Antibacterial PDO

Polydioxanone

ALCADINONE® PLUS  sutures  are synthetic  absorbable sterile   surgical   sutures   which   are  made   of  Polydioxanone. ALCADINONE® PLUS sutures contain “Chlorhexidine diacetate”  a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent.

In  order  to  ease  of  operation,   ALCADINONE® PLUS sutures  are  colored  D&G  violet  No:2.  ALCADINONE® PLUS sutures  have been presented  in USP 5/0 – USP 2 gauge sizes  in a variety  of lengths  from  10  cm  to 150  cm,  as  non- needled  or attached  to stainless  steel needles  of varying  types and sizes. DOWNLOAD IFU file for this product.

ALCADINONE PLUScontains “Chlorhexidine” as an antibacterial agent.

Chlorhexidine antibacterial agent is a proven chemical that has a superior effect on the following bacteria:

  • Staphylococcus aureus,
  • Staphylococcus epidermidis,
  • MRSA (Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
  • MRSE (Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis)
  • Escherichia coli
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae

Structural Features

Wound Support Periods

HIGH AND LONG-TERM TENSILE STRENGTH

Superior structure maintaining its tensile strength for long-term wound support

ANTIBACTERIAL EFFICACY

Provides superior protection against bacterial colonization.
Creates an efficient zone of inhibition against the pathogens that cause surgical site infections.

SMOOTH MONOFILAMENT STRUCTURE AT MICROSCOPIC LEVEL

Minimum wound trauma
Excellent surface to prevent bacterial adherence

Areas of Usage

  • Orthopedic Surgery  (tendon, joint capsule)
  • Soft Tissue Approximations
  • General Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Ligations
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Abdominal Wall Closure