TRUSTIGUT® (N) PLAIN CATGUT

PRODUCT INFORMATION

COMPOSITION

Collagen

COATING

None

STRUCTURE – COLOR

Monofilament
Ivory

WOUND SUPPORT

7-10 days

TOTAL ABSORPTION

70 days

RETENTION STRENGTH

50% @ 1 weeks

USP SIZES

4/0 – 2

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® (N) is a sterile absorbable surgical suture, composed of purified connective tissue (mostly collagen) derived from the serosal layer of bovine intestines.

CHARACTERISTICS:

TRUSTIGUT® (N) provides wound support for 7-10 days. Complete absorption is accomplished by the proteolytic enzymatic digestive process within 70 days.

  • 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® (N) – Plain 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 SPECIFICATIONS

No. CPT code
TRUSTIGUT (N)
Competitor Code
GUT PLAIN
Suture Type USP Size Suture
Length (cm)
Needle Shape Needle
Length (mm)
Circle How
Supplied
1 N20A26 G321H Plain Catgut 4/0 75 Taper Point 26 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
2 N20E18 H821G Plain Catgut 4/0 75 Reverse Cutting 18 3/8 Box / 24 pcs
3 N25A26 G322H
B0530425
Plain Catgut 3/0 75 Taper Point 26 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
4 N30A26 Plain Catgut 2/0 75 Taper Point 26 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
5 N30A30 W43901
B0530484
Plain Catgut 2/0 75 Taper Point 30 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
6 N30A36 843G
B0530964
Plain Catgut 2/0 75 Taper Point 36 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
7 N30E26 H823G Plain Catgut 2/0 75 Reverse Cutting 26 3/8 Box / 24 pcs
8 N40A26 Plain Catgut 0 75 Taper Point 26 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
9 N40A36 844H Plain Catgut 0 75 Taper Point 36 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
10 N50A40 W735 Plain Catgut 1 75 Taper Point 40 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
11 N60A50 Plain Catgut 2 75 Taper Point 50 1/2 Box / 24 pcs
12 N250 W102
W43801
B0032069
Plain Catgut 3/0 150 Without needle Box / 24 pcs
13 N300 W103
B0032077
Plain Catgut 2/0 150 Without needle Box / 24 pcs
14 N400 W104 Plain Catgut 0 150 Without needle Box / 24 pcs
15 N500 W10501
S105SH
Plain Catgut 1 150 Without needle Box / 24 pcs
16 N600 W106 Plain Catgut 2 150 Without needle Box / 24 pcs