Théa Introduces iVIZIA™ OTC Eye-Care Products in US

Thea Pharma Inc. (“Théa”), the US subsidiary of Europe’s leading independent pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development, and commercialization of eye-care products, announced the availability of the iVIZIA line of over-the-counter (OTC) eye-care products in the United States. The iVIZIA OTC product line includes lubricating eye drops, lubricating eye hygiene gel, and three options … Read more

Alcon Elevates Dry Eye Care With Systane iLux2 MGD Thermal Pulsation System

Alcon, a global leader in eye care dedicated to helping people see brilliantly, is excited to introduce its latest dry eye innovation, the Systane® iLux2® Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) Thermal Pulsation System. With new imaging technology to capture infrared photos and HD video of the meibomian glands, this all-in-one handheld device allows patients to see … Read more

Allergan Announces Phase 3 Results Evaluating VUITY™ With Age-Related Blurry Near Vision (Presbyopia)

Allergan, an AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) company, announced that the Phase 3 VIRGO trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of investigational twice-daily administration of VUITY™ (pilocarpine HCl ophthalmic solution) 1.25% in adults with presbyopia met its primary efficacy endpoint, improving near vision without compromising distance vision at Hour 9 (3 hours after the second drop) on … Read more

World Council of Optometry Releases Professional Guidance on Childhood Myopia Management

The World Council of Optometry (WCO) and CooperVision have jointly produced a “Practical Guide to the Management of Myopic Children”. The professional article was written by four experienced eye health and science professionals from around the world. It complements the WCO Standard for Care of Myopia Management by Optometrists ResolutionAnd that adopt evidence-based approaches that … Read more

Alcon Announces Launch of Systane Complete Eye Drops in Europe

Alcon, the world’s leading eye care company dedicated to helping people see brilliantly, has announced the European launch of the latest addition to its innovative range of dry eye products – cysteine®Complete lubricating drops free of preservatives, Now in an easy-to-use, multi-dose bottle. cysteine is the leading global brand of artificial tear.2 with launch Complete … Read more

Alcon Launches DAILIES TOTAL1 Contact Lenses For Patients with Astigmatism

Alcon, the world’s leading eye care company dedicated to helping people see brilliantly, has announced the launch of DAILIES TOTAL1® For astigmatism, the first and only Water Gradient contact lens for astigmatism patients. The lenses will be available in the US beginning in March. This launch expands Alcon’s portfolio of premium daily disposable lenses, which … Read more

Bollé Safety Launches ProBlu To Offer Protection From Blue Light

safety polyThe world’s leading manufacturer of safety glasses and goggles announced ProBlu by Bolé SafetyIts new line of protective eyewear is made with the most advanced blue lens technology designed to prevent vision damage from harmful blue light. The use of digital devices equipped with LED technologies has risen worldwide, and with this use comes … Read more

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month at Prevent Blindness

Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health organization, is joining National Glaucoma Awareness Month in January by offering a variety of free educational and awareness resources to help prevent unnecessary vision loss from one of the world’s leading causes of blindness. The National Eye Institute defines glaucoma as a group of eye diseases that … Read more