PD0 is an anti-bacterial coated synthetic absorbable monofilament suture made of polydioxanone (PDO). 

PD0 Characteristics: 

  • Extended retention strength.
  • Superb handling with exceptional suppleness, and excellent knot security.
  • Monofilament sutures are non-wicking, which helps to reduce bacterial migration along the suture line.
  • Violet color allows for better visibility during surgery.
  • High tensile strength throughout the critical wound healing period.
  • Excellent knot security and tie down.
  • Superb handling—Smooth Tissue Passage.
  • Lower Incidence of Infection and Trauma due to Smooth Surface.
  • Reliable absorption profile.
  • Meets or exceeds the USP & EP standards.