CooperVision Avaira (enfilcon A) Sphere Soft Contact Lens: Class 1 Recall - Unintended Residue on Lenses
MedSun: Newsletter #68, January 2012

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

FDA notified healthcare professionals of a Class I recall of certain lots of Avaira (enfilcon A) Sphere Soft Contact Lens. These lenses were manufactured from February 1, 2011 through August 24, 2011 and distributed from March 2, 2011 through November 15, 2011. Symptoms may range from hazy, blurry vision, discomfort to eye injuries requiring medical treatment. Affected contact lens wearers should stop wearing their lenses immediately and contact their eye care practitioner for advice.

Additional Information:

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert. CooperVision Avaira (enfilcon A) Sphere Soft Contact Lens: Class 1 Recall - Unintended Residue on Lenses. December 7, 2011.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm282756.htm


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