It is important to store contact lens care products in line with the manufacturers' guidelines as this avoids product destabilisation.
This article has outlined the main points for consideration when prescribing contact lens care products, to ensure patients remain comfortable and achieve success with their contact lenses.
Eye care practitioners must be aware of the disinfectants available in contact lens care products, their mode of action and required soaking time.
With the advent of new contact lens care formulations and lens materials, now is a great opportunity to put eye care practitioners back in the driving seat to steer quality conversations about contact lenses, care and hygiene with every patient, every time.
For more information on contact lens care
and other children's eye health tips, visit the Academy's public information website, www.
Table 43: World Historic Review for Contact Lens Care
Table 44: World 15-Year Perspective for Contact Lens Care
TABLE 54: US Contact Lens Care Solutions Market by Leading
Table 55: Leading Contact Lens Care Solution Brands in the
Products in the contact lens care
line include disinfecting solutions, enzymatic cleaners and lens rewetting drops.
Table 57: US Contact Lens Care Solutions Market by Leading
Soft Contact Lens Care Solutions Sales by Leading Brands III-27
Table 68: US Soft Contact Lens Care Solutions Market
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