Monomax is an extra long-term uncoated, absorbable monofiliament synthetic suture. Monomax provides degradation profile for abdominal wall closure. Sizes range from USP 3/0 to USP 1.
Monomax has several advantages, including: Good adaptation to wound edges, "shock-z"-unique extra elasticity, outstanding degradation profiles for abdominal wall closure and unique handling features.
Monomax is indicated for closure of the abdominal wall.

Accessories & PartsSuture

Application AreaSkin Closure, Wound Dressings

Constituent MaterialPolyhydroxybutyrate (PHB)

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Accessories & Parts
Constituent Material
Product Overview


Chemical composition

Poly-4 Hydroxybutyrate

Coating Uncoated
Origin Synthetic

USP 3/0 (metric 2) to USP 1 (metric 4)

Type of absorption

By hydrolysis and enzymatic reaction

Sterilisation Ethylene oxide

Features & Benefits

Ready-to-Use Product Features
Product Advanatges


  • Outstanding degradation profile for abdominal wall closure
  • "Shock-Z" - unique extra elasticity
  • Unique handling features
  • Good adaptation to wound edges

Indication: Closure of the abdominal wall

Applications & Uses

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • North America