An excellent monofilament suture choice for high-risk patients or procedures where bacterial presence is a concern.
Inhibits bacterial colonization of the suture by such known pathogens as E. coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, methicillin-resistant S. aureus and methicillin-resistant S. epidermidis
In vivo testing has demonstrated the ability of Monocryl* Plus antibacterial suture to kill such bacteria as E. coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae
Excellent out-of-package strength
Great pliability for smooth, even passage through tissue