AIR OPTIX plus HydraGlyde
Product Image Air Optix Night & Day Aqua Air Optix plus HydraGlyde
Manufacturer Alcon Inc. Alcon Inc.
Release Date March 2009 Nov 2016 (US)
April 2016 (Europe)
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Monthly Monthly
Wearing Details Daily wear or
up to 30 nights extended wear
Daily wear or
up to 6 nights extended wear
Available Sphere Powers +6.00D to -8.00D
(in 0.25 steps)
-8.50D to -10.00D
(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 8.4 mm
8.6 mm
8.6 mm
Available Diameters 13.8 mm 14.2 mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group V V
Lens Material Silicone hydrogel
(Lotrafilcon A)
Silicone hydrogel
(Lotrafilcon B)
Lens Type Aspherical Aspherical
Wetting Agent Yes
% of Material 76% 67%
% of Water 24% 33%
Center Thickness 0.08 mm 0.08 mm
Oxygen Transmission 175 Dk/t 138 Dk/t
Modulus 1.5 MPa 1.0 MPa
Other Features
Special Features TriComfort™ Techonology
High wettability through low contact angle.
Permanent plasma treatment for a smooth surface
SmartShield Technology
UV Blocking No No
Dynamic Light Absorption No No
Visibility Tint Yes
Inside-out Mark No No
Packaging, Pricing and Ratings
Packaging Details 6 lenses per box,
each lens in a foil-sealed plastic package, containing a buffered saline with 1% Copolymer 845
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 $46 - $70 $36 - $45
Cost per Day $0.26 - $0.39 $0.20 - $0.25
Special Offers - U.S.

Special Offers - Canada

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