Bausch + Lomb INFUSE Review and Specs

Updated: September 3, 2020

Bausch + Lomb INFUSE is a new daily disposable silicone hydrogel soft contact lens developed by Bausch + Lomb. The product is available to eye care practitioners since August 2020.


  • The cast-molded lens is made with a new silicone hydrogel material called Kalifilcon A.
  • It features UV blocking with Class 2 UV blocking capabilities.
  • The water content is greater than 50% which - based on the FDA classification system - makes this lens a V-B class lens. V-B stands for the group of silicone hydrophilic soft contact lenses that are non-ionic and have a greater than 50% water content.
  • As INFUSE goes up against the best-in-class daily silicone hydrogel lenses from its competitors Johnson and Johnson, Alcon, and CooperVision, Bausch + Lomb equipped this lens with high oxygen transmission capabilities and a 134 Dk/t value.
  • A 'High Definition Optics' lens design reduces induced spherical aberration and improves visual performance.
  • To address contact lens dryness and discomfort, Bausch Health introduced a new hydration technology called ProBalance Technology™. This first-of-its-kind technology provides a combination of two wetting agents (Poloxamine 1107 and Poloxamer 181), special osmoprotecting ingredients (Erythritol and Glycerin) and potassium (one of the electrolytes found in the tear film).


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Bausch + Lomb INFUSE - Parameters and Specs

Bausch + Lomb INFUSE
Product Image Bausch + Lomb INFUSE
Manufacturer Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Release Date August 2020 (US)
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Daily
Wearing Details Daily wear
Sphere Powers +6.00D to -6.00D
(in 0.25 steps)
-6.00D to -12.00D
(in 0.5 steps)
Base Curves 8.6 mm
Diameters 14.2 mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group V-B
Lens Material Silicone hydrogel
(Kalifilcon A)
Lens Type Aspherical
Wetting Agent Poloxamine 1107
Poloxamer 181
% of Material 45%
% of Water 55% (by weight)
Center Thickness 0.08 mm
Oxygen Transmission 134 Dk/t
Modulus 0.5 MPa
Other Features
Special Features - ProBalance Technology™ to support ocular surface homeostasis
- Osmoprotectants: Erythritol and Glycerin
- UVA and UVB protection
UV Blocking Class 2
>50% UVA
>95% UVB
Dynamic Light Absorption No
Visibility Tint Yes
(light blue)
Inside-out Mark No
Packaging, Pricing and Offers
Packaging Details 30 or 90 lenses per box,
each lens immersed in a sterile phosphate buffered saline with 0.5% poloxamine solution
Price Range Check with your Eye Care Practitioner for availability and cost
Cost per Day -
Online Retailers
(U.S., Canada, U.K.)


1 FDA Provides 510(k) Clearance For BAUSCH + LOMB INFUSE™ Daily Disposable Silicone Hydrogel (SiHy Daily) Contact Lenses
- Bausch Health Companies
- Publishing Date: June 4, 2020

2 FDA Pre-Market Notification for Bausch + Lomb (Kalifilcon A)
- U.S. Food and Drug Administration
- Decision Date: June 2, 2020

3 Trademark Registration for BAUSCH + LOMB INFUSE
- United States Patent and Trademark Office
- Filing Date: July 15, 2019

4 TFOS DEWS II - Management and Therapy
- Ocular Surface Journal
- Publishing Date: July 2017