Available since March 2009, Air Optix Night and Day Aqua is the successor of the popular CIBA Vision Day and Night.

With one of the highest Dk/t values in the market (Air Optix Night & Day has an oxygen transmissibility value of 174) these lenses are destined to re-shape the silicone hydrogel lens market.  They are indicated for daily wear or extended wear for up to 30 continuous nights!

Like Air Optix Aqua, they are featuring the Aqua Moisture System for additional comfort on contact.

Features and Benefits of Air Optix Night and Day Aqua

  • A patented surface treatment provides better overall and more consistent clear vision and better comfort at the end of the day.

  • Studies have shown that 83% prefer Air Optix Night & Day Aqua over the original Night & Day when it comes to insertion comfort.

  • These contact lenses are slightly tinted, so the lenses are easier to recognize and handle.

  • Air Optix Night and Day lenses stay moist all day and the soft and flexible material provides comfort throughout the day.

Who should wear Air Optix Night and Day Aqua?

  • These lenses should be considered if you experience discomfort with your current contact lenses.

  • They are ideal for people who who are looking for hassle-free overnight and extended wear lenses.

What else should you know about these lenses?

Prescription Parameters

  • The standard diameter is 13.8mm.

  • The base curve is 8.4mm or 8.6mm.

  • Available powers range from 0.00D to -6.00D in 0.25 increments and from -8.50D to -10.00D in 0.50 increments or from 0.00D to +6.00D in 0.25 increments. 

Lens Type

  • Air Optix Night and Day Aqua are disposable soft contact lenses.

  • The replacement schedule is monthly, based on daily/extended wear.

Material and other Technical Parameters

  • Air Optix Night and Day Aqua are made of 76% Lotrafilcon B and 24% water.

  • The non-edge corrected Dk/t value is 175.

  • The center thickness is 0.08mm at -3.00D.

Package Details

  • 1 box contains 6 slightly blue tinted lenses.  Each contact lens is shipped sterile in a foil-sealed plastic package containing a phosphate buffered saline solution.


  • Alcon Laboratories, Inc. - a Novartis company.

Release Date

  • Air Optix Night and Day Aqua was introduced in March 2009.


Common Misspellings

  • Common naming variations and misspellings for Air Optix Night and Day Aqua include Air Optix Night & Day Aqua, Air Optics Night and Day Aqua, and Air Optics Night & Day Aqua.