Are Air Optix for Astigmatism discontinued?
This product has been discontinued. Alcon recommends an upgrade to Air Optix plus Hydraglyde for Astigmatism contact lenses that are compatible with your current product. There is no refit required.
Does Air Optix come in toric?
Q: What are AIR OPTIX ® for Astigmatism contact lenses? AIR OPTIX ® for Astigmatism contact lenses are toric contact lenses that correct astigmatism, while providing better overall, constant and stable vision.
How much do monthly toric contacts cost?
Soft contact lenses for astigmatism, called toric contacts, frequently retail for $45 to $65 for a box of six lenses. So if you replace your toric contact lenses every two weeks, your annual lens cost is roughly $450 to $650.
Which is Better Air Optix or biofinity?
Biofinity has a higher oxygen permeability than Air Optix Aqua. In addition to this, it caters for a wider prescription range with Biofinity XR and therefore could be considered a better lens for these reasons. They both fall within a similar price range but with Biofinity also being slightly cheaper than Air Optix.
What’s the difference between Air Optix and Air Optix HydraGlyde?
According to Dr. Jennifer Lyerly in the journal Optometric Management, you can use your old Air Optix Aqua prescription to purchase the new Air Optix Plus Hydraglyde. This is because these two brands of contact lenses are the same material and same size. The only difference is the new wetting agent (called HydraGlyde).
How long do Air Optix for Astigmatism last?
AIR OPTIX ® NIGHT & DAY ® AQUA contact lenses are FDA-approved for up to 30 days and nights of continuous extended wear.
How long can I wear Air Optix HydraGlyde for astigmatism?
to 6 nights
Important information for AIR OPTIX® plus HydraGlyde® Astigmatism (lotrafilcon B) contact lenses: For daily wear or extended wear up to 6 nights for near/far-sightedness and astigmatism.
Which is better Acuvue or Air Optix?
Which is better Acuvue or Air Optix? When considering which lens is better Acuvue Oasys or Air Optix Plus HydraGlyde, you’ll find that they both offer outstanding qualities. However, on comparison, you’ll find that Air Optix Plus HydraGlyde offer a lower price.
What is the difference between Air Optix HydraGlyde and Air Optix Aqua?
Which is Better Air Optix Aqua or HydraGlyde?
What is the difference between Air Optix and Air Optix HydraGlyde?
How many times can you wear Air Optix contacts?
Not everyone can reach the maximum wear time of 30 continuous nights. Approximately 80% of wearers are able to wear the contact lenses for extended wear, and about two-thirds of wearers achieve the full 30-night continuous wearing schedule.
Can you sleep in Air Optix plus HydraGlyde for astigmatism?
Can You Sleep in Air Optix HydraGlyde? You can also sleep in Air Optix HydraGlyde contact lenses for up to 6 nights, but you will need to confirm with your optician first to make sure this is appropriate.