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Absorbable Sutures

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Plain Catgut

  • Catgut Plain B.P.
  • Manufactured from uniform, twisted strands of collagen.
  • Packaged in a hydrating fluidcontaining isopropanol and water.
  • Origin - purified animal intestines (bovine).
  • Type - absorbable by enzymatic digestion.
  • Uses - plain catgut sutures are intended for use where an absorbable suture or ligament is indicated.
  • Sterilised in Gamma irradiation.

Plain catgut sutures from Sutures Limited are guaranteed to meet the general requirements of the British Pharmacopoeia (B.P.), the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph.Eur) and the United States Pharmacopoeia (U.S.P.).


Technical Data

All sutures are guaranteed to meet the general requirements of the British Pharmacopoeia (B.P.) the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur) and the United States Pharmacopoeia (U.S.P.). Registration has been obtained with the F.D.A. in the United States of America.

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