Sunday, June 29, 2014
FDA Said to Clear Biotrue OneDay for Presbyopia
"Bausch + Lomb announced here at Optometry’s Meeting that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted marketing clearance for the company’s Biotrue OneDay for Presbyopia daily disposable multifocal," according to a post on Primary Care Optometry News. "Bausch + Lomb’s director of medical strategy for U.S. Vision Care, Benjamin S. Chudner, OD, FAAO, told Primary Care Optometry News that this lens, made of nesofilcon A, meets the oxygen level the open eye needs for health, mimicking the lipid layer of tears. This multifocal is based on the PureVision2 multifocal concept, he said." Read more.