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B|Braun Sutures – OPTILENE



Optilene® is a sterile non-absorbable monofilament® surgical suture made of polypropylene and polyethylene. Available in blue for a better visibility. Optilene® is offered with RacePack® and LongPack® packaging presentations to reduce the memory effect. Other special presentations, including PremiPatch® PTFE pledgets, are also available.


  • Top level consistent tensile strength
  • Excellent surface and smoothness
  • Controlled knot run down
  • Small tissue drag; reengineered elasticity
  • Controlled suture elongation
  • Increased pliability
  • Good handling and knot tightness
  • Improved thread visibility
  • Low memory effect
  • CV Pass and CV Pass EasyBlack needles


Available in:

  • C3090255* –  OPTILENE 2/0 (3) 75cm DS39, 36pcs/box
  • C3090221*- OPTILENE 3/0 (2) 45cm DS19, 36s/box
  • C3090212*- OPTILENE 5/0 (1) 45cm DS16, 36s/box
  • C3090211*- OPTILENE 6/0 (0.7) 45cm DS16, 36s/box
  • C3090213* – OPTILENE 4/0 45cm DS16, 36s/box

* Available on indent basis only