Centicryl Rapid

Rapid Braided ,Coated Undyed Polyglycolic Acid (PGA)


Wound Support for 12 days

Braided structure for excellent handling, exceptional suppleness, superior strength and good knot security

Superior finish provides smooth passage through tissue.

Knots slide into place without chatter and fraying.

Excellent tensile strength reduces breakage.

Absorbs by hydrolysis in 35 to 41 days with virtually no tissue reaction.

CENTICRYL™ Rapid is comparable in absorption time and tensile strength to other braided synthetic absorbable suture.


  • Made of advanced stainless steel alloy for sharper point and increased durability.
  • Finer taper ratio for excellent penetration.
  • Holds edge longer, pass after pass.

Superior Needle Attachment

  • Complete line of drilled end needles.
  • Needles are drilled for a smooth needle suture attachment, providing an easier transition with less tissue disruption.

Convenient Packaging

Packaged 1 dozen per box.

  • Uniform colour coding, easy code conversions.
  • Unopened primary package can be returned to storage if not immediately needed.

Swaged End of Centenial Laser drilled Needle

Swaged End of Conventional Channeled Needle