Biofinity Toric is a silicone hydrogel based contact lens developed by CooperVision. Introduced in March 2009, it features Aquaform Technology and a proprietary Optimized Toric Lens Geometry which provides a constant horizontal thickness across the ballast area for better lens stability and reduced rotation. Biofinity Toric contact lenses are made of Comfilcon A with 48% water and an oxygen transmissibility value of 116 Dk/t.
Highlights and Features
- High oxygen transmissibility for healthier eyes
- Soft and moist lens material minimizes deposits and provides excellent all-day comfort
- Round lens edge for more comfort
- Optimized ballast design for improved alignment with your eye
- Approved for daily wear and extended overnight wear based on your eye doc's instructions
- No internal wetting agent – no surface treatment
- A 30% lower contact angle compared to other lenses (such as Air Optix) increases wettability
Who should consider Biofinity Toric?
- Patients with astigmatism who experience discomfort due to dryness when wearing contact lenses and are looking for outstanding comfort
- People who are looking for breathable monthly lenses for healthy and extended overnight wear
- People that want to sleep with their lenses in
- People who want healthy looking eyes
- People who gave up on wearing contact lenses due to discomfort such as dry and itchy eyes
Where to buy Biofinity Toric
Option 1 - Buying through your Eye Care Professional
Ask your eye care professional for Biofinity Toriccontact lenses. Start with trial lenses first. Your eye care professional will make sure that your prescription is up-to-date and that the technical lens parameters satisfy the requirements of your eyes. There are many different base curves and diameters available - sometimes even within the same product line. So it is important to get a proper fitting done before deciding on a lens. Once it is a go, you can buy or reorder through your eye care practitioner. Don't forget to ask your eye care professional whether CooperVision is running a rebate program.
Option 2 - Buying online
If you already have a valid prescription, buying online is easy and convenient. Plus, you can find great deals and discounts. Optix-now is monitoring the prices of Biofinity Toric from many top contact lens retailers, so you don't have to spend a lot of time finding a great deal.
- 2015 EyeVote Reader's Choice Award - Favorite Toric Contact Lens: Biofinity Toric
- Clinical Performance of Biofinity Toric Versus Air Optix for Astigmatism
by CooperVision Inc.
U.S. National Library of Medicine - November 10, 2014
- FDA Premarket Approval - Biofinity, Biofinity Toric and Biofinity Multifocal
FDA Medical Devices Database, November 2008
Biofinity Toric - Spec Sheet and Parameters
Lowest price found:
6 Pack: $53.12
| CooperVision, Inc.
The Cooper Companies Inc.
| Daily wear or
up to 6 nights or
7 days extended wear
|+8.00D to -10.00D (in 0.50 steps after +-6.00D)
|-0.75D, -1.25D, -1.75D and -2.25D
|from 10° to 180° in 10° steps
| Silicone hydrogel
|% of Material
|Dynamic Light Absorption
|Packaging, Pricing and Offers
| 6 lenses per box,
immersed in buffered 0.83% saline
| $53 - $83 (6 lenses)
|Cost per Day
| $0.30 - $0.46 (6 lenses)