Dafilon is a non-absorbable, uncoated synthetic monofilament suture; available in three colors, black, blue or undyed.
Dafilon blue and Dafilon undyed are indicated for the closure of superficial wounds and plastic surgery.
Dafilon black is used for microsurgical and ophthalmic purposes.
Sizes range from USP 11/0 to USP 2.
Dafilon has several advantages, inlcuding flexbile, easy to handle and good tie to knot. It also has excellent histocompatibility and provides smooth passage through tissue.

Accessories & PartsSuture

Application AreaMicrosurgery, Ophthalmic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Skin Closure (Intracutaneous), Skin Closure (Subcutaneous), Wound Dressings

Constituent MaterialPolyamide 66 (PA 66)

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Accessories & Parts
Constituent Material
Product Overview


Chemical composition Polyamide
Coating Uncoated
Origin Synthetic
Sizes USP 11/0 (metric 0.1) to USP 2 (metric 5)
Type of absorption Non-absorbable
Sterilisation Ethylene oxide / Gamma-irradiation

Features & Benefits

Product Advanatges


  • Flexible, easy to handle and tie and knot.
  • Smooth Passage through tissue.
  • Excellent  histocompatibility


Applications & Uses

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • North America