Vicryl is probably the world’s most famous suture. It is together with Silk our most popular suture material. It is braided for easy handling and secure knot tying. Vicryl has a special coating for minimizing friction, smooth passage through tissue and easy knot tie down. The properties of Vicryl make it ideal for a wide range of applications when an absorbable suture is needed. It is synthetic for minimal tissue reaction.