Hydrasoft Toric DW lenses are conventional soft contacts for astigmatism manufactured by CooperVision. 55% water content.
Material and % of content: 45% methafilcon B, 55% water
1. How long can I wear Hydrasoft Toric DIV I DW contacts?
If you haven’t worn Hydrasoft Toric DIV I DW contact lenses before, Coopervision recommends that you start with a 6 hour wearing period on your first day. Then add two hours each day, up until your 6th day of wearing when you can wear them until it’s time for bed.
2. Are Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contacts disposable?
Yes, Hydrasoft Toric DIV I DW contact lenses are disposable, designed to be replaced every 2-3 months. Exactly how long you can go between replacements will depend on your personal wearing schedule. If you alternate between glasses and contacts, rather than wearing contacts every day, your Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contacts will not need to be replaced as often. Consult your eye doctor with any questions about your wearing and replacement schedule.
3. Can I wear Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contacts to sleep?
No. The “DW” in Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contact lenses stand for “Daily Wear”. These contacts are designed to be removed and cleaned each night before you go to sleep. Sleeping in contacts which have not been approved for overnight/extended wear puts you at risk of irritation, infection, and other serious complications which could put your vision at risk.
4. How often should I clean Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contacts?
You should remove and clean your Hydrasoft toric DIV I DW contact lenses every night before you go to bed. Using the solution of your choice, gentle cleanse and rinse your contacts before storing them in fresh solution. Keeping your contacts clean will prevent protein build ups and keep them comfortable and clear for optimum performance.