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What’s New

For Your Patients and Practice

ULTRA-WIDEFIELD IMAGING

Clarus 700, from ZEISS, is a high-definition, ultra-widefield imaging device with true color and a range of fundus imaging modalities, including fluorescein angiography, that recently has received 510(k) FDA clearance.

Zeiss.com/meditec

LID SCRUB ALLERGY EYELID CLEANSER

OcuSoft’s Lid Scrub Allergy Eyelid Cleanser removes oil, debris, pollen and other contaminants from the eyelids, while employing Green Tea Extract, Tea Tree Oil and PSG-2 (Phytosphingosine) to decrease redness, inflammation and allergy-related itching.

www.ocusoft.com

OCULAR NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENT

Screen Shield Pro, from EyePromise, is an ocular nutritional supplement designed to protect and relieve the associated symptoms of digital eye strain in adults who spend more than eight hours staring at screens.

www.explore.eyepromise.com/screenshieldpro

DIOPSYS RETINA PLUS

Diopsys mfERG/Flash Plus Photopic Negative Response vision test is a full field electroretinography protocol designed to aid in the detection of early signs of glaucoma. The test provides objective information on the function of retinal ganglion cells, primarily damaged by glaucoma, and their axions.

Diopsys.com

THERATEARS

TheraTears Sterilid antimicrobial eyelid cleanser and facial wash, from Akorn, is a 0.01% hypochlorous acid formula with pH balance to be gentle on the eyelids. It is available in retail stores, as well as through Amazon and eye care professionals.

Akorn.com

ARTIFICIAL TEARS

Organic Tears, from Eyeganics, is a 0.2% organic glycerin eye drop for the treatment of eye dryness. Sold exclusively through eye care professionals, the 10 mL bottle features a preservative-free multi-dose ophthalmic squeeze dispenser.

www.eyeganics.com

PRODUCT NOTES

ABB Optical is now offering Hydra-PEG surface coating on GP contact lenses from Paragon Vision Sciences. Specifically, the specialty lens lab will be able to use the coating in its manufacturing of HDS and FluoroPerm GP lenses.

Blanchard Contact Lenses, a division of CooperVision, announced that Tangible Hydra-PEG is now available in Boston XO and Boston XO2, from Boston Materials.

X-Cel Specialty Contacts is now manufacturing sclerals and corneal GP lenses in the new Optimum Infinite hyper Dk GP lens material. Optometrists may request this material effective immediately. The material, from Contamac, is wettable and scratch-resistant.

All information provided courtesy of the respective company.