ACUVUE® ADVANCE® Brand Contact Lenses for ASTIGMATISM
|Features||What does it mean?|
|What’s it for?||Astigmatism||Objects are blurry and shadowed at all distances, often accompanied by near or farsightedness. Learn more about this condition.|
|Replacement Schedule||Every 2 weeks (daily wear)||Remove and clean daily; change to a fresh pair of contacts every two weeks. Keep to your eye doctor's recommended wearing schedule with friendly reminders from ACUMINDER®.|
|UV Protection‡||Class I - blocks at least 93% UV-A and 99% UV-B radiation||The highest class of UV protection available in a contact lens. See a diagram or See the benefits. ‡Important UV information.|
|Breathability||Silicone Hydrogel material (galyfilcon A)||Provides 97% of available oxygen to the open eye. See a diagram or Watch the history.|
|Wettability||HYDRACLEAR® Technology||Patented HYDRACLEAR® blends a remarkable moisture-rich wetting agent with a high-performance silicon hydrogel material to create a contact lens that feels silky and soft, from day to night. See a diagram or See what it's about.|
|Smoothness||HYDRACLEAR® Technology||HYDRACLEAR® helps make contact lenses feel smooth and moist with our high-performance silicone hydrogel material. So every blink can feel silky, smooth and soft. See a diagram or Watch why it's good.|
|Easy Handling||Visibility tint||Lenses are lightly tinted blue so you can spot them in your lens case or if you drop one. See what to look for.|
|Cost||Prices vary||Retail prices vary and are solely determined by your eye doctor or retailer.|
|Package Size||6 lenses per box||Get the convenience of a six-month supply with just four boxes.|
Will ACUVUE® ADVANCE® for ASTIGMATISM lenses fit your prescription?
Select the D (sometimes labeled PWR or SPH), CYL (Cylinder Power) and AXIS numbers of your prescription from the drop down menus, then click Find out.
Find your prescription on the box end.
Can't find a match for your description? Ask your eye doctor about your options
What do the letters mean?
D or diopter (sometimes labeled PWR or SPH) is the corrective power of your lens. A minus sign (-) indicates nearsightedness, a plus sign (+) indicates farsightedness.
CYL represents the strength of your astigmatism.
AXIS is the cylinder orientation of your astigmatism in degrees.
Other prescription parameters
BC or base curve is used to describe the curvature of the lens.
DIA or diameter is the distance across the surface of your lens.
To see the lens details for all ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses, download the Specification Index (225 KB) .
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