Precaution while using Contact Lenses
Reusable contact lenses
For lenses that are reused, rather than worn once and discarded, the following guidance applies. After removing your contact lenses its essential that you disinfect them as this prevents harmful organisms building up on the lens. Your practitioner will advise you on the best contact lenses for youand how to care for them. This may include extra cleaning procedures, such as rubbing or rinsing. Disinfection tips: To disinfect your lenses, soak them in solution in a storage case for a specific amount of time. Never reuse disinfecting solution or top it up. It must be discarded and replaced with fresh solution each time the lenses are stored. Only use the care products recommended by your practitioner, and follow the instructions carefully.