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Premilene® – Strong, smooth and flexible monofilament

Non-absorbable monofilament Polypropylene suture

An innovative suture packaging system by B. Braun
RacePack® reduces memory effect
RacePack® reduces memory effect

B. Braun has a long history in suture expertise and the use of state of the art technology. Whilst using this expertise we are committed to improvement in sutures, packaging and needles.

RacePack® has been developed to provide a functional packaging to minimized  the Polypropylene memory effect.

  • Smooth passage through tissue
  • Excellent elasticity and elongation properties
  • Marginal acute inflammatory reaction in tissues
  • Unsurpassed strength
  • Optimal elasticity and elongation properties
  • 300 series stainless steel needles for superior
Available with CV Pass and CV Pass Easyblack Needles
  • The new generation of needles with maximum bending strength and tissue protection for vascular and cardiovascular microsurgery indications
Premilene® needles
  • Made of 300 series stainless steel to provide superior breaking resistance and ductility
  • Improved needle penetration thanks to its geometry and surface treatment
  • Special needle range for cardiovascular, plastic and ophthalmic surgery (DSMP, HRC, CV Pass and CV Pass Easyblack needles)

Premilene® is indicated for general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, where the use of non-absorbable sutures is required.

  • Cardiovascular surgery – Premilene® is specially indicated for anastomoses in cardiothoracic surgery
  • Vascular surgery – ideal for peripheral arterial and venous suturing
  • Plastic surgery procedures 
  • Skin closure (specially intracutaneous)
  • General surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Microsurgery (nerve and vessel reconstruction)