This unique contact lens features the benefits of wearing a two-week lens, plus the exceptional long-lasting comfort of our exclusive HYDRACLEAR® Technology. They also contain the highest class of UV-blocking available in a contact lens.*

We wish to remind you that ACUVUE® ADVANCE® Brand Contact Lenses are being discontinued. Click here for details and the discontinuation dates.

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Parameters

8.3 mm base curve/14.0 mm diameter
8.7 mm base curve/14.0 mm diameter
 
 
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Power ranges (both base curves)
–0.50D to –6.00D (0.25D steps)
–6.50D to –12.00D (0.50D steps)
+0.50D to +6.00D (0.25D steps)
+6.50D to +8.00D (0.50D steps)
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Wear and recommended replacement schedule

Daily wear – replace every two weeks
 
Lens Details
Lens material

galyfilcon A


Technology internal wetting agent Polyvinyl pyrrolidone (PVP) using HYDRACLEAR® Technology

Oxygen transmissibility Dk/t 1 85.7 x 10-9
Oxygen % available to central cornea 2 97%

Water content 47%

UV Blocker * 99.8% UVB and 93.3% UVA (Class 1)

Centre thickness at -3.00D (mm) 0.070

Inside-out mark Yes (123)
Visibility tint Yes

Package size 6 lenses

 

*All ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses have Class 1 or Class 2 UV-blocking to help provide protection against transmission of harmful UV radiation to the cornea and into the eye. UV-absorbing contact lenses are NOT substitutes for protective UV-absorbing eyewear such as UV-absorbing goggles or sunglasses because they do not completely cover the eye and surrounding area. 

Packing solution contains boric acid and disodium tetraborate (sodium borate) to control the pH of the solution.

1. Oxygen trans missibility at centre of a -3.00D lens using boundary-corrected, edge-corrected Dk values. Units: (cm/sec)(ml O2/ml x mm Hg) at 35° C. Dk determined via polarographic method.
 

2. Oxygen flux - % available to central cornea (open eye) and compared to 100% with no lens.

Benefits

HYDRACLEAR® Technology

HYDRACLEAR® Technology

Our proprietary comfort technology combines the oxygen transmissibility of a silicone hydrogel material 97% of available oxygen to the eye with exceptional wettability and low modulus for a clear, wettable lens with a unique, silky soft feel from day to night.

Talk to your patients about HYDRACLEAR® Technology and show them our consumer video at www.acuvue.co.uk/innovation

 

*All ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses have Class 1 or Class 2 UV-blocking to help provide protection against transmission of harmful UV radiation to the cornea and into the eye. UV-absorbing contact lenses are NOT substitutes for protective UV-absorbing eyewear such as UV-absorbing goggles or sunglasses because they do not completely cover the eye and surrounding area. 

UV-Blocker

UV-blocker

 

- Class 1 UV-blocking* 

- Patients are concerned about protecting their eyes as well as skin1

 

 

*All ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses have Class 1 or Class 2 UV-blocking to help provide protection against transmission of harmful UV radiation to the cornea and into the eye. UV-absorbing contact lenses are NOT substitutes for protective UV-absorbing eyewear such as UV-absorbing goggles or sunglasses because they do not completely cover the eye and surrounding area.

 

1. UV Consumer Insights Survey, November 2011, online questionnaire with 18-45 year-old soft CL wearers (UK, n=400; Poland, n=300) and CL considerers (Poland, n=302).