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Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lens Clinical and Comfort Benefits With a Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01809197
First Posted: March 12, 2013
Last Update Posted: July 22, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research
  Purpose
The purpose of this study was to compare lens comfort on Day 30 for Air Optix® lenses cared for with OPTI-FREE® PureMoist® (OFPM) Multi Purpose Disinfecting Solution (MPDS) compared to Acuvue® Oasys® lenses cared for with habitual MPDS.

Condition Intervention
Refractive Error Myopia Hyperopia Astigmatism Presbyopia Device: Lotrafilcon B contact lenses Device: Senofilcon A contact lenses Device: OPTI-FREE PureMoist Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution (MPDS) Device: Habitual Multi-Purpose Solution (MPS)

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lens Clinical and Comfort Benefits With a Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution

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Further study details as provided by Alcon Research:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Likert Scale Questionnaire Item: "I Can Comfortably Wear my Lenses" [ Time Frame: Day 30; after 4 hours of lens wear ]
    Response of subject to a questionnaire item using a 5-point Likert scale, where 5=strongly agree and 1=strongly disagree.


Enrollment: 387
Study Start Date: April 2013
Study Completion Date: July 2013
Primary Completion Date: July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Air Optix/OFPM
Lotrafilcon B contact lenses (sphere, toric and multifocal), worn on a daily wear basis for 30 days, with OPTI-FREE MPDS lens care system
Device: Lotrafilcon B contact lenses
Silicone hydrogel contact lenses for near/far-sightedness, astigmatism, and/or presbyopia, replaced per manufacturer's instructions
Other Names:
  • AIR OPTIX® AQUA
  • AIR OPTIX® AQUA Multifocal
  • AIR OPTIX® for Astigmatism
Device: OPTI-FREE PureMoist Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution (MPDS)
Multi-purpose disinfecting solution for contact lens care, used per manufacturer's instructions
Other Name: OPTI-FREE® PureMoist™
Active Comparator: Acuvue Oasys/Habitual MPS
Senofilcon A contact lenses (sphere, toric and multifocal), worn on a daily wear basis for 30 days, with habitual MPS lens care system
Device: Senofilcon A contact lenses
Silicone hydrogel contact lenses for near/far-sightedness, astigmatism, and/or presbyopia, replaced per manufacturer's instructions
Other Names:
  • ACUVUE® OASYS® with HYDRACLEAR® PLUS
  • ACUVUE® OASYS® for ASTIGMATISM with HYDRACLEAR® PLUS
  • ACUVUE® OASYS® for PRESBYOPIA with HYDRACLEAR® PLUS
Device: Habitual Multi-Purpose Solution (MPS)
Multi-purpose solution for contact lens care according to subject's habitual brand, used per manufacturer's instructions

Detailed Description:
Prior to the 30-day study period, subjects were fitted with study lenses in a masked manner and underwent a run-in period of 4-8 days to adjust to the randomized lenses.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Sign informed consent.
  • Currently wearing weekly/monthly contact lenses on a daily wear basis, as specified in protocol.
  • Willing to wear contact lenses on a daily wear basis for the duration of the study.
  • Currently using a multi-purpose solution, as specified in protocol.
  • Vision correctable to 20/30 (Snellen) or better in each eye at distance at Visit 1.
  • Willing to follow the study procedures and visit schedule.
  • Other protocol-defined inclusion criteria may apply.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Currently wearing Air Optix, Acuvue Oasys, or Acuvue Advance brand of lenses.
  • Currently using any Opti-Free brand of multi-purpose solution.
  • Must wear contact lenses on an extended wear (overnight) basis during the study.
  • Known sensitivity or intolerance to POLYQUAD® or ALDOX preserved lens care products.
  • Monocular (only one eye with functional vision), fit with only one lens, or monovision modality of wear.
  • Use of additional lens care products other than a multi-purpose solution within 7 days prior to Visit 1.
  • Use of topical ocular over-the-counter (OTC) or prescribed topical ocular medications, with the exception of contact lens rewetting drops, within 7 days prior to Visit 1.
  • Any abnormal ocular condition observed during the Visit 1 slit-lamp examination.
  • Current or history of ocular infections (i.e., microbial keratitis, conjunctivitis) or severe inflammation (i.e., iritis, infiltrates) within the 6 months prior to Visit 1.
  • Ocular surgery within the 12 months prior to Visit 1.
  • Any systemic diseases at Visit 1 (including allergies, respiratory infections or colds) that affect the eye and could be exacerbated by use of contact lenses or contact lens solutions.
  • Participation in any clinical study within 30 days of Visit 1.
  • Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01809197


Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
Investigators
Study Director: Jessie Lemp, PhD Alcon Research
  More Information

Responsible Party: Alcon Research
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01809197     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: M-12-056
First Submitted: March 8, 2013
First Posted: March 12, 2013
Results First Submitted: June 25, 2014
Results First Posted: July 22, 2014
Last Update Posted: July 22, 2014
Last Verified: June 2014

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Refractive error
Myopia
Hyperopia
Astigmatism
Presbyopia
Contact lenses
Contact lens solution
Comfort

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myopia
Astigmatism
Presbyopia
Refractive Errors
Hyperopia
Eye Diseases
Pharmaceutical Solutions
Salicylic Acid
Anti-Infective Agents
Antifungal Agents
Keratolytic Agents
Dermatologic Agents