Benefits of Siliconization

Lubricious Silicone Coatings and LubricantsSilicones are known for their feel-enhancing effects and lubricity. Silicones provide effective lubrication solutions for many medical device applications by:

  • Spontaneously spreading out in thin films
  • Reducing the coefficient of friction, insertion force, and machine-ability
  • Minimizing break-loose and extrusion forces
  • Alleviating any discomfort a patient may experience during insertion and removal of a device

Download the Acrobat file and read the full details:

This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.