Nylon

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Nylon suture, monofilament
  • Class:
  • Class IIa
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Nylon suture, monofilament
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 218566
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

218566

Johnson & Johnson Medical Pty Ltd - Nylon suture, monofilament

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class IIa

Sponsor

Johnson & Johnson Medical Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 134,NORTH RYDE BC, NSW, 1670

Australia

ARTG Start Date

14/12/2013

Product category

Medical Device Class IIa

Status

Active

Approval area

Medical Devices

Conditions

- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.

Manufacturers

Name

Address

Ethicon LLC

475 C Street Los Frailes Industrial Park Suite

Guaynabo, , 00969

Puerto Rico

Products

1. Nylon suture, monofilament

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

14/12/2013

GMDN

38000 Nylon suture, monofilament

Intended purpose

A sterile thread intended for skin closure.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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