ALCASORB PLUS

Reliable antibacterial effect
with chlorhexidine

Antibacterial PGA

Polyglycolic Acid

ALCASORB® PLUS sutures are synthetic absorbable sterile surgical sutures which are made of Polyglycolic Acid. The braid structure of the suture is coated. Coated suture is prepared by Calcium Stearate and Polycaprolactone structure. ALCASORB® PLUS sutures contain “Chlorhexidine diacetate” a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent. DOWNLOAD IFU file for this product.

ALCASORB 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 TENSILE STRENGTH

Excellent wound support

ANTIBACTERIAL EFFICACY

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

BRAIDED STRUCTURE

Minimum suture memory
High usage characteristic
Flexibility
Excellent tensile strength
Excellent knot safety

COATED MULTIFILAMENT

Minimum tissue trauma
Minimum capillarity
Ease of knot tying and adjustability

Areas of Usage

  • General Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Ligations
  • Oral Surgery
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Wound Closures in Pediatric Surgery
  • Skin Closures