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Johnson & Johnson Vision Care unveils toric daily contact lenses
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (JJVC) launched Acuvue Oasys 1-Day for Astigmatism contact lenses. The lenses feature the company’s Blink-Stabilized design along with its HydraLuxe technology that aids in vision quality and comfort, according to the company.
“We set out to create a better contact lens option for patients with astigmatism, bringing together our best technologies in material and design for a lens that provides clear, stable vision with the exceptional comfort people have come to expect from the Acuvue Oasys family,” says Giovanna E. Olivares, OD, global astigmatism platform director at Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
Acuvue Oasys 1-Day for Astigmatism also provides Class I UVA and UVB protection.
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CooperVision announces daily toric lens now available in 90-pack
CooperVision, Inc. announced the availability of a 90-pack configuration for clariti 1 day toric contact lenses.
“The one-day contact lens category continues to grow as a whole, and increasingly, eyecare professionals are choosing silicone hydrogel for their one-day patients,” says Inga Grote-Ebbs, director, one-day brands for CooperVision.
CooperVision, Inc. says the addition of the 90-pack cartons enables ECPs to prescribe up to a three-month supply in one box similar to astigmatism patients which is a convenience they are accustomed to with other lenses.
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