UNIGLYDE Braided and Coated Polyglycolic Acid

UNIGLYDE – Braided and Coated Polyglycolic Acid (PGA Suture) [SKU: N/A]



Polyglycolic Acid (PGA Suture) is an absorbable, sterile, synthetic surgical suture, composed of homopolymers of Glycolide (100%). UNIGLYDE is also available undyed. UNIGLYDE Polyglycolic Acid Suture meets all the requirements as per United States Pharmacopeia for Absorbable Surgical suture (Synthetic)

Polyglycolic Acid (PGA Suture) suture is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular or neurological tissues.

Technical Specifications

Characteristics Synthetic Absorbable Surgical Suture
Type Braided
Material 100% Polyglycolic Acid synthetic absorbable braided surgical suture
Coating Polycaprolactone & calcium stearate
Color Violet
Support 30 days
Absorption Absorption takes place through hydrolysis completely in 50 – 70 days.
Strength 75% tensile strength is retained for 14 days and 50% till 21 days.
USP Range 4/0 – 2
Sterilization EO (Ethylene Oxide)
Product Characteristics Excellent tensile strength, Excellent knot tying, Minimum tissue reaction
Packaging In aluminium foil packages with or without needle
PNeedle Type Round bodied, cutting edge, taper point, straight, blunt point

Available Products

SKU Suture Needle EXGST Price
/ Dozen in NZD
Size Length
in cm
Description Length
in mm
2E1502-0150Without Needle 41.66
2E1802-0180Without Needle 47.67
2D1500150Without Needle 41.66
2D1800180Without Needle 47.67
2C1501150Without Needle 41.66
2C1801180Without Needle 47.67
2B90DZ452901/2 Circle R B4534.75
2B110DZ4521101/2 Circle R B4538.05
2H45DZ165-0451/2 Circle R B1628.74
2G70DZ204-0701/2 Circle R B2030.24
2G70DZ164-0701/2 Circle R B1630.24
2E90DZ302-0901/2 Circle R B3034.75
2E140DZDK302-01401/2 Circle R B & 1/2 Circle T C DA3048.57
2C90DK361901/2 Circle T COB Needle3635.05
2D90DZ300901/2 Circle R B3034.75
2E70DZ302-0701/2 Circle RB3030.24
2D70DZ300701/2 Circle R B3030.24
2C20DZ301201/2 Circle R B Heavy3020.03
2D20DZ300201/2 Circle R B Heavy3020.03
2E90DZ402-0901/2 Circle R B4034.75
2D90DZ400901/2 Circle R B4034.75
2D45DZ400451/2 Circle R B4025.74
2D20DZ400201/2 Circle R B4020.03
2D140DZDK4001401/2 Circle R B & 1/2 Circle T C DA4048.57
2D180DZDK4001801/2 Circle R B & 1/2 Circle T C DA4056.68
2D110DZ4001101/2 Circle R B4038.05
2C90DZ401901/2 Circle R B Heavy4034.75
2C45DZ401451/2 Circle R B Heavy4025.74
2C20DZ401201/2 Circle R B Heavy4020.03
2C110DZ4011101/2 Circle R B Heavy4038.05
2C140DZDK4011401/2 Circle R B Heavy & 1/2 Circle T C4048.57
2C160DZDK4011601/2 Circle R B &1/2 Circle T C DA4052.78
2C180DZDK4011801/2 Circle R B & 1/2 Circle T C DA4056.68
2C90DX401901/2 Circle R C4035.05
2C70DZ401701/2 Circle R B Heavy4030.24
2D45DK400451/2 Circle T C Heavy4026.04
2C45DK401451/2 Circle T C Heavy4026.04
2C70DK401701/2 Circle T C Heavy4031.74
2C90DK401901/2 Circle T C Heavy4035.05
2C110DK4011101/2 Circle T C Heavy4039.26
2E90DX402-0901/2 Circle R C4035.05
2F45CY223-0453/8 Circle Cutting2226.04
2F70CX263-0703/8 Circle R C (undyed)2631.74
2C90DX4021901/2 Circle R C Ortho4035.05
2C140DZDX400901/2 Circle R C4035.05
2D90DX403-0701/2 Circle RB2030.24
2F70DZ201901/2 Circle R C Heavy5035.05
2C90DX505-0453/8 Circle Cutting1626.04
2H45CY1611001/2 Circle R B Heavy5036.25
2C100DZ504-0455/8 Circle Cutting1626.04
2G45EY163-0453/8 Circle Cutting1626.04
2F45CY163-0901/2 Circle Cutting2235.05
2F90DY222-0705/8 Circle R B2731.74
2E70EZ275-0453/8 Circle R C1226.04
2H45CX124-0453/8 Circle R C1226.04
2G45CX123-0453/8 Circle R C1226.04
2F45CX122-0901/2 Circle T C3035.05
2E90DK302-0451/2 Circle T C3026.04
2E45DK302-0201/2 Circle T C3021.53
2E20DK300901/2 Circle T C3035.05
2D90DK300451/2 Circle T C3026.04
2D45DK301901/2 Circle T C3035.05
2C90DK301451/2 Circle T C3026.04
2C45DK301201/2 Circle T C3021.53
2C20DK303-0451/2 Circle T C1726.04
2F45DK173-0901/2 Circle T C3635.05
2F90DK362-0901/2 Circle T C4035.05
2E90DK400901/2 Circle T C4035.05
2D90DK4001101/2 Circle T C4039.26
2D110DK400901/2 Circle R C Ortho3635.05
2D90DX36C701/2 Circle R B4030.24
2D70DZ400351/2 Circle R C2324.53
2D35DX231701/2 Circle R C2331.74
2C70DX231351/2 Circle R C2324.53
2C35DX234-0703/8 Circle R C1631.74
2G70CX162-0901/2 Circle R B Undyed3634.75
2E90DZ360901/2 Circle R B Undyed3634.75
2D90DZ3611801/2 Circle RB Heavy DA5056.68
2F70CZDA223-0703/8 Circle RB DA2236.25
2G70CY164-0703/8 Circle Cutting Undyed1631.74
2G20DZ204-0201/2 Circle RB2020.03
2E45CX452-0453/8 Circle RC4526.04
2E90CX452-0903/8 Circle RC4535.05
2D90DK450901/2 Circle TC4535.05
2B90DX402901/2 Circle RC OR Needle4035.05

SKU Suture Needle EXGST Price
/ Dozen in NZD
Size Length
in cm
Description Length
in mm
1F45CX263-0453/8 Circle R C2629.04
1F75CX263-0753/8 Circle R C2637.75
1F70CX263-0703/8 Circle R C2636.25
1F45DY223-0451/2 Circle Cutting2229.04
1E90DK352-0901/2 Circle T C3541.06
1E110DK352-01101/2 Circle T C3546.77
1E70DK352-0701/2 Circle T C3536.25
1D90DK350901/2 Circle T C3541.06
1D70DK350701/2 Circle T C3536.25
1E140DZDX362-01401/2 Circle R B & 1/2 Circle RC DA3658.18