Made by CooperVision, these disposable contact lenses are a superior lens that can be worn for one to two weeks before disposal. While you may know these lenses as Biomedics® 55, they are also sold under many brand names, including store brands and Ultraflex 55. Tinted for ease of handling, these lenses will not change your eye color. Each box contains six lenses in buffered saline.
Material and % of content: 45% polymer (ocufilcon D), 55% water
· How long can I wear Biomedic 55 contacts for?
o The Biomedic 55 contact lenses are designed to be worn for 1-2 weeks. This means that after two full weeks, these should be disposed and a new pair should be purchased. Depending on your wear schedule, the Biomedic 55 contacts can be worn as long as 14 days. Wearing these contacts longer than recommended can result in discomfort and potential infections of the eyes.
· Are the Biomedic 55 lenses disposable?
o Yes, the Biomedic 55 is produced as a 1-2 week disposable lens. These contacts are meant to be disposed and replaced after two full weeks or 14 days of use, depending on how often you wear them. It is recommended that you contact your optician in regards to replacing your Biomedic contact lenses
· How often should I clean Biomedic 55 contact lenses?
o It is recommended that you clean your Biomedic 55 contact lenses each and every night before going to bed. Removing and cleaning your lenses will result in maximum comfort, convenience and visual performance. Refusing to do so can result in protein build up, dryness of the eyes and potential infection.
· Can I go to sleep wearing Biomedic 55 contacts?
No, the Biomedic 55 contacts are not meant for overnight/extended use. These contacts should be removed and cleaned every night before going to bed.