Ethicon Sutures. Vicryl. J493G 5-0 P-3 18" 12/Box Coated VICRYL (polyglactin 910) suture is a synthetic absorbable sterile surgical suture composed of a copolymer made from 90% glycolide and 10% L-lactide. It is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures, but not for use in cardiovascular and neurological tissues. 5/0, 18" Coated Vicryl Violet Braided Absorbable Suture with Precision Point Reverse Cutting P-3 Needle (3/8 circle, 13.0 mm), Box of 12 Suture Sets.