Implantable Grade Fibers : Multifilaments

Product Composition Denier per Filament Range (g/9000 m) Tenacity (gf/denier) Strength Retention
Glycoprene® 8609 86% G
9% TMC
5% L
2-30 3.0-4.5 2-4 weeks
Max-Prene® 955 95% G
15% L
2-30 3.0-5.0 1-3 weeks
Max-Prene® 910 90% G
10% L
1.5-2.5 3.5-5.0 2-4 weeks
Lactoprene ® 8812 88% G
12% TMC
2.0-3.0 3.0-4.5 16-20 weeks
Lactoprene ® 100M 100% L 1.5-3.0 3.5-5.5 16-20 weeks
key
  • G = Glycolide
  • L = Lactide
  • D = Dioxanone
  • PEG = Polyethylene Glycol
  • TMC = Trimethylene Carbonate
  • Cap = Caprolactone