Silon Monofilament Blue Bottle | Non-Absorbable

Silon Monofilament Blue Bottle | Non-Absorbable

SM 0702
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£10.90 (ex VAT)
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Intended for use in Plastic and General surgery and wherever suturing the skin.

Different sutures variants can be seen on the "Suture Range" tab. If there is a suture you cannot find, please contact us and we will try and supply it for you.

Composition Colour Range Characteristic 
Monofilament suture made of Polyamide 6 Blue 5/0 to 2 USP Non-absorbable, monofilament, synthetic, very smooth, excellent knotting properties, easy to handle, loss of tensile strength after long-term implantation

Silon monofilament is a non-absorbable, synthetic suture made of polyamide, which has a smooth non-porous surface.

The thread is extremely useful for skin sutures and has a high tensile strength in knots, and knots tie down easily. The thread is available in blue and black.

Silon monofilament can cause a slight initial inflammatory tissue reaction.

Suture Range

Please find our available sutures below. We have created a number of useful guides for identifying our needles & comparing with other suture brands. If there is a suture you cannot find, please contact us and we will try and supply it for you.

Understanding Vitrex Sutures

Needle Guide   |   Understanding The Packaging

Got a different brand? Use our guide to find the Vitrex equivalent.

Competitor Thread Comparison   |   Competitor Needle Comparison 

Code USP EP Length Num. of Thr. Needle Type Price (ex-VAT)
SM 0702 5/0 1 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0703 4/0 1.5 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0704 3/0 2 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0705 2/0 3 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0706 0 3.5 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0707 1 4 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0708 2 5 50m 1 None £10.90
SM 0725 2/0 3 100m 1 None £19.92

Technical Specification
Indication Plastic and General surgery and wherever suturing the skin.
Contraindication Silon monofilament should not be used when long-term mechanical support is required.
Chemical Composition Polyamide 6
Sizes 10/0 to 2 USP
Structure Monofilament
Absorption Method

Non-absorbable

Colour Blue and Black

Brochures

Overall Brochure

Silon Monofilament Needle & Thread Brochure.pdf

Understanding Vitrex Sutures

Needle Guide   |   Understanding The Packaging

Got a different brand? Use our guide to find the Vitrex equivalent.

Competitor Thread Comparison   |   Competitor Needle Comparison