TOTAL30 for Astigmatism Benefits & Features
- Water Gradient Technology provides close to 100% water at the outer lens surface for better hydration
- Resists deposits and bacteria using CELLIGENT® Technology
- Unique PRECISION BALANCE 8|4® designed specifically for astigmatism to improve stability for clearer vision
- Experienced contact lens wearers
- Daily wear and monthly replacement
- Astigmatism prescriptions
Alternative Contact Lenses
TOTAL30 for Astigmatism is a Water Gradient Technology toric contact lens specifically designed for those affected by astigmatism. It is a silicone hydrogel formulation known for its oxygen permeability and eye health benefits such as better hydration and comfort.
To combat a common issue for toric contact lens wearers, TOTAL30 for Astigmatism uses Alcon & Ciba Vision’s PRECISION BALANCE 8|4® technology that helps keep lenses stable and securely in place for exceptionally clear vision.
This lens option offers better hydration than other toric lenses on the market via its Water Gradient Technology. This feature keeps water content at the lens surface near to 100% all day long for comfort and hydration. Plus, specialist CELLIGENT® technology provides an additional layer of protection against debris and unwanted deposits that may cause infection.
In a handy 3 pack, this lens is suitable for daily wear and replacement every 30 days and cuts out excessive packaging. For experienced users three months of wear should breeze by with suitable storage and cleaning practices which include an appropriate multipurpose solution like comfi All-in-One or a recommended hydrogen peroxide solution like EasySept.
TOTAL30 for Astigmatism Parameters
|Manufacturer:||Alcon & Ciba Vision|
|Wearing type:||Monthly Contact Lenses|
|Power range:|| 6.00 to -6.00 (0.25D steps)|
OR 6.00 to 8.00 and -6.50 to -10.00 (0.50D steps)
-0.75, -1.25, -1.75, -2.25
10° to 180° (10° steps)
|Lens material:||Lehfilcon A|
|Water content:||Core = 55% (surface water content = approximately 100%)|
|Oxygen permeability:||D/k/t 123 @-3.00D/-1.25 x 180°|
|Pack size:||3 Pack|
Further Optical Advice
What is Water Gradient Technology in TOTAL30 contact lenses?
To help combat the drying sensation that can occur after a whole day of wearing contact lenses, Alcon has introduced Water Gradient Technology to its TOTAL30 contact lenses, which provides a gentle cushion of moisture. With Water Gradient Technology, TOTAL30 contact lenses can retain nearly 100% water content at the surface for improved comfort.
How does CELLIGENT® Technology work?
CELLIGENT® Technology is a unique feature of TOTAL30. The technology replicates the natural environment of the eye’s surface. Its design has been formulated to assist the eye’s natural ability to resist deposits and bacteria that settle on the eye and to reduce the risks of potential infection.
How do I know if I need a toric contact lenses?
If you have a strong astigmatism prescription, you may be suitable for a toric contact lenses to correct your vision. Astigmatism affects the eye’s ability to see straight lines on a horizontal or vertical axis, depending on the shape. This can make images appear blurry.
You can find out if you have an astigmatism by booking an appointment with a qualified optician near you to get an eye test.
How often should I change TOTAL30 for Astigmatism?
As it is a monthly replacement lenses, TOTAL30 for Astigmatism should be worn daily and removed each night, cleaned and stored overnight. The same lenses can be used for up to 30 days, at which point you should replace your contact lenses with a fresh pair.