Aqualite 55 lenses are sold under multiple brand names in a variety of stores - but the lenses are all identical. Your order will be filled with Biomedics 55.
The Biomedics 55 Premier lenses are a good choice for first time contact lens wearers. It provides clear and comfortable vision and at the same time is a disposable lens. Prescriptions for Biomedics 55 Premier range from -10.00 to +6.00 with base curves 8.6, 8.8, 8.9 The lenses are tinted, making it easy to find a lost lens. It can sometimes be difficult when inserting lenses to determine which side is the correct side to use. The solution is biomedics 55 lenses because they are marked, making it easy to find the correct side. These lenses also must also be cleaned daily to keep away from eye infection caused by protein buildup and other elements that can make the lenses unclean. Lastly, Biomedics 55 Premier contacts are disposables, so losing a lens is not a costly mistake for this affordable contact lens.
Material and % of content: 45% polymer (ocufilcon D), 55% water
1. How long are you supposed to wear Aqualite 55 contacts?
Most people find that they wear their contact lenses 12 - 14 hours a day, depending on their schedule and what’s comfortable for them. It will vary from person to person. Most people find that they can wear them for up to 14 days before replacing them. Check with your optician if you have any questions about your wearing schedule.
2. How do I know when to replace my Aqualite 55 contact lenses?
Aqualite 55 contacts are 1 - 2 week disposable contact lenses. Everyone’s contact lenses usage is unique, so the amount of time you’ll get out of your Aqualite 55 contact lenses will depend on your personal wearing schedule, i.e. whether you wear them each and every day, and how many hours per day you wear them. Your eye care professional can advise you on the optimum replacement schedule to keep your eyes comfortable and healthy.
3. How often should I clean my Aqualite 55 contacts?
You should carefully clean and disinfect your Aqualite 55 contact lenses every night when you remove them for bed, and then store them in fresh solution. It’s important to take the time to clean your lenses properly for reasons of comfort and hygiene. Improperly cleaned contacts may result in protein build up and lead to infections.
4. Can I wear Aqualite 55 contact lenses to sleep?
No. Aqualite 55 contacts have not been approved for overnight/extended wear use. Sleeping in contact lenses which are not designed for extended wear can lead to serious vision-threatening complications.