Effect of Multi-Purpose Solutions on Ex-Vivo Wetting Angles

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 2, 2006
Last Update Posted : August 16, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research

Brief Summary:
To clinically evaluate the effect of a new multi-purpose disinfecting solution compared to a marketed multi-purpose solution on wettability of soft contact lenses worn for 30 days.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Contact Lens Care Device: OptiFree Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 80 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Long-Term Effect of Multi-Purpose Solutions on Ex-Vivo Wetting Angles of Soft Contact Lenses
Study Start Date : March 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Eye Wear

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Efficacy:
  2. Contact lens wetting angle measured ex-vivo
  3. Safety:
  4. Slit-lamp Findings: Eyelids and Conjunctiva; Cornea; Iris, Anterior Chamber
  5. Visual Acuity (Snellen)
  6. Adverse Events

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
  • Successful daily wear of FDA Group I or IV soft contact lenses for at least one week.
  • Vision correctable to 20/30.
  • Normal eyes - no current ocular abnormalities that prevent successful contact lens wear.
  • No corneal surgery within the past 12 months.
  • No systemic disease that affects that eye or that could be worsened by the use of contact lenses or solutions.
  • No over-the-counter or prescription ocular medication.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00383201

United States, Texas
Fort Worth Site
Fort Worth, Texas, United States, 76134
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
Study Director: Leslie Napier Alcon Research

Responsible Party: Alcon Research Identifier: NCT00383201     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C-05-01
First Posted: October 2, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 16, 2012
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Contact Lens Care

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pharmaceutical Solutions