AIR OPTIX plus HydraGlyde
Product Image PureVision2 Air Optix plus HydraGlyde
Manufacturer Bausch & Lomb Inc. Alcon Inc.
Release Date 2011 Nov 2016 (US)
April 2016 (Europe)
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Monthly Monthly
Wearing Details Daily wear or
extended wear up to 30 days
Daily wear or
up to 6 nights extended wear
Available Sphere Powers +6.00 to -6.00D in 0.25 steps
-6.00D to -12.00D 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 8.6 mm 8.6 mm
Available Diameters 14.0 mm 14.2 mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group V V
Lens Material Silicone hydrogel
(Balafilcon A)
Silicone hydrogel
(Lotrafilcon B)
Lens Type Aspherical Aspherical
Wetting Agent None Yes
% of Material 64% 67%
% of Water 36% 33%
Center Thickness 0.07 mm 0.08 mm
Oxygen Transmission 130 Dk/t 138 Dk/t
Modulus 1.1 MPa 1.0 MPa
Other Features
Special Features - High Definition Optics for reduced halos and glare.
- ComfortMoist Technology for initial and overall comfort
SmartShield Technology
UV Blocking No No
Dynamic Light Absorption No No
Visibility Tint Yes
(light blue)
Light Blue
Inside-out Mark Unknown No
Packaging, Pricing and Offers
Packaging Details 6 lenses per box,
immersed in a poloxamine solution
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 $30 - $53 $36 - $45
Cost per Day $0.17 - $0.29 $0.20 - $0.25
Special Offers - U.S.

Special Offers - Canada

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