determine eye irritation potential of a test article under actual
50% contact lens wearers (if requested by Sponsor)
Start within 2 weeks of the time the test material is received.
assessment by a Board Certified Ophthalmologist
individual containers with enough product to last for at least 2 weeks
actual use conditions
Safe for Contact Lens Wearers
study day 1, the Medical Investigator (a Board Certified Opthalmologist)
examines approximately 30 subjects to determine their eligibility
for the study. This exam includes upper and lower eyelashes and margins,
conjunctivae, visible corneal anomolies, slit lamp examinations and
a general exam of the periorbital area of the eyes. Enrolled subjects
are then given the product to use at home for 2 weeks, use instructions
and a daily diary to record time of usage as well as any other significant
comments. After one week, subjects call the testing facility. After
2 weeks, they return for a follow-up exam by the Ophthalmologist.