Can I use refresh Optive with contact lenses?
Use eye drops before eye ointments to allow the eye drops to enter the eye. If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using most kinds of eye lubricants.
Can I use refresh tears with contact lenses?
LENSES: REFRESH CONTACTS® Contact Lens Comfort Drops is for use with soft (hydrophilic) and rigid gas permeable (RGP)* contact lenses. *Silicone acrylate and fluorosilicone acrylate rigid gas permeable lenses are recommended for use with REFRESH CONTACTS®.
What eye drops can I use with hard contacts?
SYSTANE® CONTACTS Lubricant Eye Drops are indicated for use with daily and extended wear soft (hydrophilic), rigid gas permeable (silicone acrylate and fluorosiliconeacrylate) and hard contact lenses as recommended by your eye care practitioner.
What is the difference between refresh tears and refresh Optive?
Allergan announced the launch of Refresh Optive Advanced Preservative-Free Lubricant Eye Drops. Featuring the same advanced formula that works on all three layers of the tear film to relieve dry-eye symptoms as Refresh Optive Advanced, the new product does so without the use of a preservative.
What is refresh Optive used for?
This medication is used to relieve dry, irritated eyes. Common causes for dry eyes include wind, sun, heating/air conditioning, computer use/reading, and certain medications.
What does refresh Optive eye drops do?
REFRESH OPTIVE® Lubricant Eye Drops contains not just one, but two active ingredients that help relieve mild symptoms of eye dryness including burning, irritation, and discomfort. Its dual-action formula works fast by delivering soothing moisture that lubricates and hydrates.
How do RGP lenses work?
RGP lenses are oxygen-permeable, which means that they let air pass through, allowing your eyes to “breathe.” These lenses provide a superior oxygen supply because the materials they’re made of allow more oxygen through.
Can I use Refresh eye drops everyday?
Usually, drops may be used as often as needed. Ointments are usually used 1 to 2 times daily as needed. If using an ointment once a day, it may be best to use it at bedtime.
Can I use refresh Optive Mega 3 with contacts?
Do not use this medicine while wearing contact lenses. Ocular lubricant may contain a preservative that can discolor soft contact lenses. Wait at least 15 minutes after using this medicine before putting in your contact lenses. Wash your hands before using the eye drops.
Why do my contacts get blurry?
Dirty lenses are one of the leading causes of blurry contacts. Many people who wear contacts wear them for longer than is recommended, which can lead to protein deposits on the lenses. These deposits can blur your vision, and can also cause major health issues.
What are the side effects of refresh Optive?
Common side effects may include:
- mild eye burning or irritation;
- itching or redness of your eyes;
- watery eyes;
- blurred vision; or.
- unpleasant taste in your mouth.