TRUSTILENE® - POLYPROPYLENE

Product Information

COMPOSITION

Polypropylene

COATING

None

CPT Sutures - Polypropylene

STRUCTURE – COLOR

Monofilament
Blue

WOUND SUPPORT

Permanent

USP SIZES

10/0 – 1

KNOT-PULL TENSILE STRENGTH

Exceed USP requirements (USP)

SUTURE LENGTH

30 cm, 60 cm
75 cm, 90 cm

STERILISATION

EO
(Ethylene Oxide)

PACKAGING

Tyvek Pouch
Box 12 | 24 pcs

Instructions for Use

Composition: TRUSTILENE® is a sterile non-absorbable monofilament surgical suture composed of an isotactic crystalline stereoisomer of polypropylene. The suture is available in Blue (Copper Phthalocyanine Blue) to enhance visibility, with or without PTFE (100% polytetrafluoroethylene) pledgets.

Available in traditional pack or Straight Pack packaging presentations to reduce memory effect.

Characteristics: TRUSTILENE® has the following technical properties:

   Smooth surface, good pliability, high elasticity and elongation, excellent knot security.

   High tensile strength, exceeding USP requirements

   AISI 300 series stainless steel (for sutures with attached needles)

    Ease of handling, smooth passage though tissue

   Permanent wound support, minimal tissue reactions

Indications: TRUSTILENE® – Polypropylene Surgical Sutures are indicated for use in general soft tissue approximating and/or ligation, including use in cardiovascular, ophthalmic and neurosurgical procedures

(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 package is opened or damaged.

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

Product Specifications

No.CPT Code
TRUSTILENE
Competitor Code
PROLENE
PREMILENE
SURGIPRO
Suture TypeUSP
Size
Suture
Length (cm)
Needle ShapeNeedle
Length (mm)
CircleHow
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