Can you use Clear Care Plus with Acuvue Oasys?
Yes. Both solutions are great for soft and rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lenses. The HydraGlyde ® Moisture Matrix in CLEAR CARE ® PLUS makes it ideal for weekly and monthly silicone hydrogel lenses, such as AIR OPTIX ®, PureVision^, Biofinity^ and ACUVUE^ brand contact lenses.
What solution does Acuvue use?
ACUVUE® RevitaLens Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution is a sterile, buffered aqueous solution with alexidine dihydrochloride 0.00016% and polyquaternium-1 0.0003% as preservatives/disinfectants, boric acid, sodium borate, TETRONIC® 904, edetate disodium, sodium citrate, sodium chloride and purified water.
Does it matter which contact lens solution you use?
The product may not always be the same exact solution every time you buy it. If the solution doesn’t effectively remove lipid and protein deposits, which can build up over time, the lenses can cause discomfort when worn.
What solution should I store my contacts in?
3 Always use a contact lens solution for storing your contacts. Place your lenses in a clean lens case and fill with solution for soaking and disinfecting. Rinse the storage case every day with sterile rinsing solution, and always allow the storage case to air dry.
What happens if you use the wrong contact solution?
The neutralizing disc loses its effectiveness over time, so it is important to change the cases and disc every time you open a new bottle of solution. If you happen to accidentally put hydrogen peroxide solution directly into your eye, it will cause a significant burning sensation and can even be quite painful.
How long can you wear Acuvue Oasys 1-day?
How Long Can I Wear Acuvue Oasys? Acuvue Oasys can be worn continuously as extended wear lenses for up to 6 nights/7 days (under the guidance/recommendation of your optician) and must then be removed and disposed of.
How often should I change my Acuvue Oasys contacts?
Acuvue Oasys lenses can be worn as: Continuous, extended wear contact lenses for 6 nights/7 days. After this they must be removed, disposed of and replaced with a new pair.
What’s the difference between Opti Free Replenish and Puremoist?
Puremoist has a higher concentration of the cleaning preservative keeping silicone hydrogen lenses lipid deposit free therefore maintaining higher moisture level on lens surfaces. If you wear non silicone hydrogen replenish will be just fine as they are nearly identical in chemistry and composition. hope this helps.
Is Acuvue contact solution good?
Product Description. New to the ACUVUE(R) Family Disinfects like a peroxide with the simplicity and all-day comfort of an advanced multi-purpose solution Nearly 94% of patients found ACUVUE RevitaLens MPDS effective in keeping their contact lenses feeling clean.
Which is better Biotrue or ReNu?
Both multi-purpose solutions are designed to keep your contact lenses effectively clean as Biotrue has a dual disinfection system, compared to ReNu which has a triple disinfection system. Biotrue contact lens solution are more advance in that they deliver an even longer contact lens wear of moisture and hydration.
What is the difference between Acuvue 2 and Oasys?
Material. ACUVUE OASYS ® and ACUVUE VITA ® are silicone hydrogel based contact lenses using a material called Senofilcon.
How much do Acuvue contact lenses cost?
The cost of monthly contacts will depend on your prescription and access to vision insurance. On average, Monthly ACUVUE ® Brand Contact Lenses typically range from $140 to $600 annually. To determine your personal costs you’ll just need to consult your eye care professional.
Does Bausch and Lomb make Acuvue contact lenses?
1-DAY ACUVUE ® MOIST and Biotrue ONEday are daily disposable contact lenses provided by Johnson and Johnson Vision Care and Bausch & Lomb. While Biotrue ONEday is a non-ionic hydrogel lens using Nesolfilcon A, 1-DAY ACUVUE ® MOIST’s base material utilizes the ionic hydrogel Etalfilcon A.
How does the Acuvue differ from the Acuvue 2?
The materials used to make the two types of contacts are different. Acuvue 2 is made from a polymer known as etafilcon A. It consists of 42 percent water and 58 percent of material. Acuvue Oasys is made from silicone hydrogel and consists of 62 percent of material and 38 percent of water.