CooperVision Avaira Toric Soft Contact Lenses: Class I Recall - Unintended Residue on Lenses
MedSun: Newsletter #66, November 2011

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

The unintended presence of a silicone oil residue on lenses from certain lots of Avaira Toric contact lenses. Symptoms may range from hazy, blurry vision, discomfort to eye injuries requiring medical treatment. Consumers should return their lenses to their eye care practitioner if they have the affected contact lenses. In addition, if a consumer who is wearing Avaira Toric contact lenses and experiences any symptoms, it is recommended that they stop wearing the lenses immediately and contact their eye care practitioner for advice.

Additional Information:

CooperVision Avaira Toric Soft Contact Lenses: Class I Recall- Unintended Residue on Lenses. FDA MedWatch Safety Alert. October 14, 2011.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm275876.htm


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