ACUVUE® 2
AIR OPTIX plus HydraGlyde
Product Image Acuvue 2 Air Optix plus HydraGlyde
Manufacturer Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. Alcon Inc.
Release Date 1999 Nov 2016 (US)
April 2016 (Europe)
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Two weeks Monthly
Wearing Details Daily wear (two week replacement) or
Up to six nights/seven days extended wear (1 week replacement)
Daily wear or
up to 6 nights extended wear
Available Sphere Powers -12.00D to -6.50D in 0.5 steps
-6.50D to +6.00D in 0.25 steps
+6.00D to +8.00D in 0.5 steps
+6.50D to +8.00D
(in 0.5 steps)
+6.00D to -8.00D
(in 0.25 steps)
-8.50D to -12.00D
(in 0.5 steps)
Available Base Curves 8.3mm
8.7mm
8.6mm
Available Diameters 14.0mm 14.2mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group IV V
(V-Cm)
Lens Material Ionic hydrogel
(Etafilcon A)
Silicone hydrogel
(Lotrafilcon B)
Lens Type Spherical Aspherical
Wetting Agent Yes
- PVP
Yes
- PVP
- PEG
% of Material 42% 67%
% of Water 58% 33%
Center Thickness 0.084mm 0.08mm
Oxygen Transmission 33 Dk/t 138 Dk/t
Modulus Unknown 1.0 MPa
Other Features
Special Features - INFINITY EDGE Design HydraGlyde
SmartShield Technology
UV Blocking Class 2
88% UVA
99% UVB
Unknown
Dynamic Light Absorption No No
Visibility Tint Yes
(blue)
Yes
(blue)
Inside-out Mark Yes
(123)
No
Packaging, Pricing and Ratings
Packaging Details 6 lenses per box,
each lens in a foil-sealed plastic package
6 lenses per box,
each lens in a
foil-sealed plastic package containing phosphate buffered saline with 1% copolymer 845 and 0.04% ethylene oxide-butylene oxide copolymer
Price Range $18 - $35 $36 - $45
Cost per Day $0.20 - $0.38 $0.20 - $0.25
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