TRUSTIGUT® (C) CHROMIC CATGUT

PRODUCT INFORMATION

COMPOSITION

Collagen

COATING

Chromium Salts

STRUCTURE – COLOR

Monofilament
Brown

WOUND SUPPORT

14-21 days

TOTAL ABSORPTION

90 days

RETENTION STRENGTH

50% @ 2 weeks

USP SIZES

7/0 – 3

KNOT-PULL TENSILE STRENGTH

Exceed USP requirements (USP)

SUTURE LENGTH

75 cm, 150 cm

STERILISATION

EO
(Ethylene Oxide)

PACKAGING

Aluminum Foil
Box 12 | 24 pcs

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE

COMPOSITION:

TRUSTIGUT® (C) is a sterile absorbable surgical suture treated with chromic salt solution for greater resistance to absorption. Chromic gut suture is composed of purified connective tissue (mostly collagen) derived from the serosal layer of bovine intestines.

CHARACTERISTICS:

TRUSTIGUT® (C) provides wound support for 14-21 days. Complete absorption is accomplished by the proteolytic enzymatic digestive process within 90 days.

  • Smooth and uniform surface, good pliability, excellent knot-security.
  • High tensile strength, exceeding USP requirements.
  • AISI 300 series stainless steel (for sutures with attached needles).
  • Ease of handling, smooth passage through tissue.

INDICATIONS:

TRUSTIGUT® (C) – Chromic Catgut Surgical Sutures are indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular and neurological tissues

(A mild inflammatory reaction may occur, which is typical of an endogenous reaction to foreign bodies)

NOTICE:

Sterilized by Ethylene Oxide (EO). Do not re-sterilize | reuse. Do not use if the package is opened or damaged.

STORAGE:

Recommended storage conditions below 25⁰C, away from moisture and direct heat. Do not use after the expiry date. Shelf life: 5 years from the date of manufacturing.

Product list

No.CPT code TRUSTIGUT (C)Competitor Code GUT CHROMSuture TypeUSP SizeSuture Length (cm)Needle ShapeLoại kimNeedle Length (mm)CircleHow Supplied
1 C07EE12L30 796G Chromic Catgut 7/0 30 Reverse Cutting ×2 12 3/8 Box / 12 pcs