ACUVUE® OASYS® Brand Contact Lenses for ASTIGMATISM
WHY ASK FOR THEM?
Why ask for theses contacts?
Maybe you’ve been told you can’t wear contact lenses because you have astigmatism. Or perhaps you’re experiencing discomfort, blurred or fluctuating vision with your current lenses. Now with ACUVUE® OASYS® Brand for ASTIGMATISM you can leave all that behind.
We combined the visual stability of our revolutionary BLINK STABILIZED™ lens design and the exceptional comfort of HYDRACLEAR®PLUS Technology** to form a lens like no other. The result is consistently clear vision that’s remarkably comfortable— even for people with an active lifestyle.
Four zones of stability minimizes lens shifting and rotation
BLINK STABILIZED™ lens design helps keep your vision crisp, clear, and stable all day long—even for people with an active lifestyle.
This unique lens design helps minimize shifting and contact lens rotation because it’s designed to realign naturally with every blink. Contacts with BLINK STABILIZED™ design also feature four zones of stability, instead of the single ballast zone found in most astigmatic contact lenses. The result is exceptional stability and crisp vision.
Super Comfortable Contacts
HYDRACLEAR®Plus for all-day comfort
Patented HYDRACLEAR® PLUS Technology makes contacts ultra-smooth and more wettable, with a higher transmission of oxygen than conventional contact lenses. That means more comfort and less dryness, even in tough surroundings such as working at a computer for long hours or traveling on an airplane.
One of the highest UV-A and UV-B protection available in a contact lens‡
|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||2 weeks (daily wear) OR six consecutive nights (extended wear)||Remove and clean daily; replace every two weeks OR wear continuously up to six nights then replace with a fresh pair of contacts. Ask your eye doctor which wearing schedule is right for you. Keep to your eye doctor's recommended wearing schedule with friendly reminders from ACUMINDER® Tool.|
|UV Protection‡||Class I – blocks at least 90% UV-A and 99% UV-B radiation||One of the highest UV protection available in any contact lens. See a diagram. ‡Important UV information.|
|Breathability||Silicone Hydrogel material (senofilcon A)||Provides 98% of available oxygen to the open eye.
See a diagram or Watch the history.
|Wettability||HYDRACLEAR®PLUS Technology||The second generation of HYDRACLEAR® permanently embeds a higher volume of moisture-rich wetting agent, resulting in a more wettable contact lens for all-day comfort – even in challenging environments. See a diagram or See what it's about.|
|Smoothness||HYDRACLEAR®PLUS Technology||HYDRACLEAR®PLUS makes contact lenses ultra-smooth so every blink feels almost like you're not wearing contacts at all. 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® OASYS® for ASTIGMATISM lenses fit your prescription?
Select the D (sometimes labeled PWR or SPH), CYL (Cylinder strength), 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 prescription? 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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