Histoacryl® Flexible (1051260-P)

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Histoacryl® Flexible (1051260-P) is a topical skin adhesive designed for closing lacerations and surgical incisions. It provides a microbial barrier for 7 days when the adhesive film remains intact. The composition of Histoacryl® Flexible (1051260-P) includes n-butyl 2-cyanoacrylate with plasticizers. It combines flexibility, strength, and fast polymerization times. It is indicated for holding closed clean surgical incisions and cleansed trauma, including lacerations.

Product Type: Contact Adhesive, Skin Adhesive, Tissue Adhesive

Application Area: Wound Dressings

Chemical Family: Cyanoacrylates

Features: Cost Effective, Easy To Apply, Excellent Drying Properties, Excellent Flexibility, Excellent Strength, Fast Drying, Good Peeling Strength, High Tensile Strength, Microbe Resistant, Microbial Barrier

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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Family
Product Type
Product Families

To hold closed clean surgical incisions and cleansed trauma induced lacerations.
Composition:  n-butyl 2 - cyanoacrylate with Plasticizers

Features & Benefits

Ready-to-Use Product Features
Product Attributes
  • Histoacryl Flexible has been designed to combine flexibility, strength, and fast polymerization times, to close lacerations and surgical incisions.
  • Tensile strength is significantly higher for Histoacryl Flexible, than the leading competitor.
  • Close up to 25 linear centimeters with one ampoule of adhesive.
  • Only one, thin layer of adhesive is needed for full strength closure.
  • Flexibility of polymerized adhesive is critical to good cosmetic results.
  • Beveled applicator tip provides enhanced control and improved application, for longer, wider incisions.
  • Flexibility of an Octyl, tensile strength of a Butyl
  • Histoacryl® One Historacryl Flexible vile, closes 25 linear centimeters
  • Histoacryl Flexible provides a microbial barrier for 7 days, with intact adhesive film
  • Precision applicator with optional beveled tip, for longer, wider applications

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Cure Method

Open: Open the package and take out the Histoacryl Tip.


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Prepare applicator tip**: Open the ampoule by twisting off the ribbed tip. Attach the Histoacryl Tip to opened ampoule


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Apply: Apply the glue in a thin layer to the approximated wound edges and hold in position for 60 seconds.

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Physical Form

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Technical Details & Test Data

Microbial Barrier

In vitro studies have shown that Histoacryl Flexible acts as a barrier to microbial penetration as long as the adhesive film remains intact.*

* Histoacryl Flexible inhibits the growth of Staphyloccus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus faecium, Brevundimonas dimuta and Candida albicans for up to 7 days on inoculated agar plates.

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • North America
Packaging Information

Part # Description UOM #/UOM
1051260-P Histoacryl® Flexible
10 / 0.5 mL ampoule I 10 Applicator Tips
Box 10

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 months (at 25°C)