Polyester Tape

Polyester Tape is a non-absorbable, surgical suture composed of Poly (ethylene terephthalate) Fibers are produced as monofilaments joined by a braiding process. The suture is packed in pouches that maintain sterility until the container is opened.


Type of Absorption







4 mm


Ethylene oxide

Health Registration Number



Available in tapes 50 cm long with double surgical steel needle.
Available in boxes of 12, 24, and 36 units.
Multipack in predetermined lengths.

Polyester Tape suture is indicated for use in cervical cerclage, in pregnant women, and for tissue separation without risk of tissue injury.

  • For single use only. DO NOT RESTERILIZE.
  • Discard remaining strands.
  • Do not rub the strand with a surgical glove or with gauze.
  • Users should be familiar with surgical procedures and techniques involving the use of non-absorbable surgical sutures
  • Do not use the suture if the package is opened or damaged! Discard open, unused sutures.
  • Users should exercise caution when handling surgical needles to avoid inadvertent needle sticks. Discard used needles in suitable sharps container.
  • For more information, please read the product’s package insert.

In handling suture materials, care should be taken to avoid damage from handling. Avoid crushing or crimping damage due to application of surgical instruments such as forceps or needle holders.


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