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COOPERVISION DEBUTS A NEW DAILY DISPOSABLE. MyDay’ silicone hydrogel lenses from CooperVision will pre-launch in the U.S. in May, with broader nationwide availability in late summer. MyDay’s Smart Siliconeâ„¢ chemistry promotes increased oxygen breathability and helps create a naturally wettable lens that Cooper-Vision states has the lowest modulus of any silicone hydrogel daily disposable. The lenses””which are incredibly soft, easy to handle, and contain a UV inhibitor””are available in powers +6.00D to -10.00D, in 0.50D steps after -6.00D and +5.00D. For more information, contact CooperVision, Inc. at 800-341-2020 or coopervision.com/myday. FINDING THE PERFECT FIT. A convenient, easily accessible, and interactive mobile app for Bausch + Lomb’s PureVision’2 Multi-Focal Contact Lenses for Presbyopia streamlines the multifocal fitting process, helping reduce patient chair time and the need for follow-up visits. The doctor simply enters a patient’s sphere and cylinder information (including ADD) into the app to obtain the initial lens selection. If refinement is needed, the app will provide instantaneous feedback and an updated lens recommendation. For more information, contact Bausch + Lomb at 800-828-9030 or bausch.com.
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IMPRESSIVE ITCH RELIEF FROM ALCON. An estimated 30% of the U.S. population experiences seasonal allergy symptoms, with 70-80% suffering from ocular symptoms such as itchy eyes. Alcon’s new prescription Pazeoâ„¢ (olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) 0.7% is a one-drop daily antihistamine and mast cell stabilizer product that offers, according to the company, marked relief, with efficacy data at 24 hours post dose. For more information, contact Alcon Laboratories, Inc. at 800-451-3937 or alcon.com. A NEW GOLD STANDARD IN VISUAL FIELD TESTING. The Humphrey Field Analyzer has long been the go-to device for glaucoma diagnostics and management. Now, the Humphrey Field Analyzer 3 promises to accelerate clinic flow while providing the same high level of testing strategies and test patterns. With its patented Liquid Trial Lens technology, the instrument automatically delivers the appropriate refractive correction using measurement information entered into it. Also, a new intuitive SmartTouchâ„¢ interface reduces the number of steps required to start perimetry exams. For more information, contact Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc. at 800-342-9821 or zeiss.com/hfa3.

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