Damacryl Rapid

Composition Poly (Glycolide – co – L – lactide) [Polyglactin-910]
Construction Braided
Coating Copolymer made of 70% Glycolide ,30% L-lactide, and calcium stearatewith
In vitro retention of strength 45% at 1 week
Tissue Reaction Non-antigenic, non-pyrogenic and elicits only a mild tissue reaction during the absorption process
Absorption Time Completely absorbed in 40-60 days
Sterilization  Ethylene Oxide
Available in Sizes 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1, 2
Colour Violet and Undyed
  • High initial tensile strength
  • Soft and smooth feel that helps in easy passage through the tissue with minimal trauma
  • Good knotting properties
  • Excellent handling and smooth tie down
  • Due to the low molecular weight compared to regular Polyglactin 910 or Polyglycolic Acid sutures,
    Damacryl Rapid sutures achieve rapid absorption in the tissues.



DAMACRYL® RAPID suture is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and ligation, including the use in ophthalmic procedures. Where only short term wound support is required. DAMACRYL® RAPID is not for use in cardiovascular or neurological tissues.

These details intended for professional at health care field, if you are patient it’s important to share the properties and effects of product with your doctor.