Established in 2000, Contact Lens Centre has gained a reputation as one of the leading Dry Eye product Distributors in Australia with a number of dry eye brands within our range.

Within our range are the following dry eye products: –

TheraTears Lubricating Eye Drops & Gel

TheraTears lubricating eye drops & gel is a ‘unique’ dry eye treatment as it is the only dry eye treatment that uniquely mimics the electrolyte balance of human tear film.

Over seventy dry eye experts from around the globe that have studied the published evidence on TheraTears, concluded that TheraTears is a ‘premium’ dry eye product-refer DEWS report.

TheraTears has helped millions of people around the globe suffering from dry eye as it gives cumulative and long lasting relief.

Advanced Vision Research scientists were able to patent the electrolyte balance of the human tear film and TheraTears matches this, thus promoting the healing of dry eye. There are clinical studies that show TheraTears provides cumulative long lasting dry eye relief that really works.

Four Good Reasons to use TheraTears

    • Patients will reach a normal osmolarity after using TheraTears for only 4 weeks
    • Patients will maintain a normal osmolarity after week 11
    • TheraTears Lubricating Eye Drops & Gel is the only dry eye treatment that has a patented electrolyte balance that mimics the electrolyte balance of the human tear film
    • Patients will experience no stinging-only a soothing long lasting effect

TheraTears Nutrition

TheraTears Nutrition contains healthy omega-3 oils from the flaxseed plant and from cold-water fish purified to contain no mercury or PCB’s.

Whilst people can buy flaxseed oil in health food stores, some products may contain Lignan-rich Flaxseed oil. It turns out that Lignin-rich flaxseed oil is rich in phytoestrogens and we know that estrogens actually make dry eye worse.

TheraTears Nutrition is Lignan free and it contains EPA & DHA pharmaceutical active omega 3’s

Each soft gel is enriched with vitamin E to maintain the integrity of these high grade quality oils.

Facts on TheraTears Nutrition

  • GE free and organic product
  • No ingredients sourced from endangered plants or animals
  • No testing of the product involved cruelty to animals

Recommended dosage:
3 Soft gel capsules daily for the first 3 months, thereafter as recommended

SteriLid

At last, a Science-Based Lid Hygiene Cleanser that is gentle on the eye but tough on bugs!
SteriLis is the fisst eyelid cleanser shown to kill both gram positive and gram negative bacteria and is a convenient and effective way to cleanse eyelids and eyelashes.

Daily lid hygiene is important for those with blepharitis and dry eye, as well as those preparing for eye surgery. SteriLid is a convenient way to cleanse the eyelids and eyelashes.

SteriLid is clinically proven to kill 7 common bacteria in 60 seconds including MRSA!

Assists in the prevention of post-op infections due to:

MRSA

    • Staph aureus
    • Staph epidermidis
    • Escherichia coli
    • Pseudomonas
    • Moraxella
    • Serratia marcescens

For:

    • Pre-surgical patients
    • Blepharitis
    • Dry Eye
    • Punctal plugs

Recommended application:
Apply SteriLid to the eyelids twice daily for 5-7 days prior to ocular surgery including LASIK and cataract

Oculocin Propo

Oculocin Propo is a ‘unique’ eye drop that treats conjunctivitis and dry eye naturally with no antibiotics and is preservatives free that may be of benefit in managing chronic conjunctivitis and dry eye.

Oculocin Propo has excellent antiseptic management with no stinging and is suitable for contact lens wearers prior to insertion and after removal of contact lenses.
There has been no evidence of allergic reaction to the product and no known side-effects.

Key Ingrientsed:  Important Active Agents:
• Propolis  • Phenols
• Aloe Vera • Aloins & Emodins
• Chamomilla • Alfa-Bisabolol & its Oxides

Using Oculocin Propo will result in long-term dry eye relief, immediate comfort with lubrication and can be recapped and safely used within 24 hours. The unit dose tip is a safe design if accidentally touched on the cornea.

Good Reasons to Recommend Oculocin Propo

    • No Antibiotics
    • No Preservatives
    • No Known Side Effects
    • No Stinging
    • Anti-Inflammatory
    • Antiseptic Management

HYLO

HYLO Fresh, HYLO Forte & VitA Pos are three of the products that Contact Lens Centre Australia distributes to the optical chain throughout Australia.

HYLO Fresh Eye Drops (0.1 percent sodium hyaluronate that is phosphate-free which avoids corneal calcification and is used to improve lubrication of the eye, in eyes that are experiencing persistent dryness
HYLO Forte Lubricating Eye Drops (2mg/mL) is a revolutionary device used to treat sever or persistent dry eye, or post-surgery use. It is preservative free, citrate buffered and completely phosphate-free & delivers at least 300 sterile drops per bottle through the patented COMOD multi-dose application system. High quality, long –chain sodium hyaluronate is used to produce a highly viscous eye drop, resulting in intensive and long-lasting lubrication of the surface of the eye without vision impairment.

Both HYLO Fresh and HYLO Forte are compatible with all types of contact lenses and can be safely used up to 6 months after opening.

Menicon

Menicare Plus:
MeniCare Plus is an all-in-one, multi-purpose lens solution for GP lenses which fulfils the high expectations of all GP lens wearers. Maximum comfort can be achieved with MeniCare Plus by enhancing wettability and reducing lens deposits. MeniCare Plus will provide real comfort. MeniCare Plus can also be used as a rinsing solution prior to lens insertion. The lens will feel clean, smooth and comfortable. HYPROMELLOSE increases the wettability of MeniCare Plus which facilities the even distribution of the tear film over the lens surface.

Meni Lab 0.5%:
MeniLAB is the first cleaning, disinfecting* and prion elimination ** solution Specifically designed for decontaminating RGP diagnostic trial contact lenses
FOR PRACTITIONER USE ONLY
*cf disinfecting tests : antiviral efficacy ( Université médicale de Nancy MDT, référence :CEN / TC 216 / N 98 , AFNOR NFT 72 -180 ) antibactérial and antifungal activity ( MENICON PHARMA référence : ISO / CD 14729 stand alone test ), anti-acanthamoeba activity ( Institut de bactériology institute, Strasbourg medical University; Menicon co.,Ltd / microbiology and immunology department from Leicester UK). ** cf anti-prion activity ( N°277111 report june2002, C.E.A. / SPI BIO / MENICON

Progent:
Menicon Progent Protein Remover for Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lenses (”PROGENT”) is the mixture of two sterile solutions, Progent A (sodium hypochlorite, sodium carbonate, sodium hydroxide, purified water) and Progent B (potassium bromide, sodium carbonate, purified water). PROGENT A and B are mixed in a PROGENT Vial. PROGENT loosens and removes deposits, such as protein deposits, that may cause irritation and/or discomfort from contact lenses. PROGENT treatment is recommended every two weeks. The frequency may vary according to the condition of your lens. Follow your eye care professional’s directions (to a maximum of every 5 days).