The Bausch + Lomb PureVision (balafilcon A) Visibility Tinted Contact Lens is indicated for therapeutic use. Use as a bandage contact lens for corneal protection and corneal pain relief during treatment of ocular pathologies as well as postsurgical conditions.
Therapeutic Applications of PureVision contact lens include but are not limited to:
- For corneal protection - in conditions such as entropion, trichiasis, tarsal scars, recurrent corneal erosion and post surgical ptosis for corneal protection;
- For corneal pain relief - in conditions such as bullous keratopathy, epithelial erosion and abrasion, filamentary keratitis, post-keratoplasty;
- For use as a bandage during the healing process of conditions such as chronic epithelial defects, corneal ulcer, neurotrophic keratitis, neuroparalytic keratitis, chemical burns, and post surgical epithelial defects.
- For post-surgical conditions that include bandage use such as LASIK, PRK, PK, PTK, lamellar grafts, corneal flaps, and additional corneal surgical conditions.
PureVision Contact Lenses for therapeutic use can also provide optical correction during healing if required.
PureVision Lenses for Therapeutic Use : Additional information