Vicryl 4-0

  • 4-0 Vicryl Rapide by Ethicon. A synthetic, braided, absorbable suture. 
  • Vicryl Rapide is the fastest absorbing suture by Ethicon.
  • Used for  wound support which does not extend to more than 7-10 days.
  • This could be in superficial soft tissue approximation of skin or mucosa. 
  • Vicryl Rapide and its handling features are the same as in the normal Vicryl suture. 
  • Vicryl Rapide is estimated to be fully resorbed after 42 days.