AL-PDSTM - Monofilament Polydioxanone

AL-PDSTM are the most reliable and predictable synthetic absorbable sutures for delayed absorption. It is ideal suture for use in general orthopaedic surgery, paediatric cardiovascular surgery, general, sub cuticular and fascia closure. Its the only choice of suture for cancer patients, diabetic patients, geriatric patients and obese patients.

Product Details:
Composition Polydioxanone
Construction Monofilament
Coating None
Color Violet
Sterilization 100% Ethylene Oxide
Absorption Time Completely absorbed in 180-240 days
Strength Retention 75% at 4 weeks
Tissue Reaction Mild tissue reaction
Available in Sizes 8-0, 7-0, 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1
Shelf Life 5 Years

  • Ideal for internal tissues where a long lasting, absorbable suture is preferable.
  • Very high initial tensile strength and excellent pliability.
  • Smooth passage through tissue and lesser reactivity.
  • Easy to handle, easy to tie.

  • Dry
  • Primary packaging- Aluminium foil
  • Secondary packaging: Medical grade paper & Polyester laminated polyfilm
  • Box of 12 sutures - 500 gsm super chromo board carton

Surgical Sutures
Absorbable Sutures
ALCRYL® - Braided & Coated Polyglycolic Acid (PGA)
ALCRYL® 910 - Braided & Coated Polyglactin 910
ALCRYL® RAPID - Fast Absorbable Braided & Coated Polyglactin 910
MONOLAY® - Monofilament Poliglecaprone 25
AL-PDSTM - Monofilament Polydioxanone
Nonabsorbable Sutures
ALSILK® - Braided Silk Black
ALBONDTM - Braided Silicon Coated Polyester
A-LENE® - Monofilament Polypropylene Blue
AYLONTM - Monofilament Polyamide Black
Surgical Mesh
A-LENE® - Nonabsorbable Polypropylene Surgical Mesh
Skin Staplers