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Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Contact lens care kit
  • Class:
  • Class IIb
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Contact lens care kit
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 222369
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

222369

iNova Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd - Contact lens care kit

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class IIb

Sponsor

iNova Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 5033,WEST CHATSWOOD, NSW, 1515

Australia

ARTG Start Date

10/04/2014

Product category

Medical Device Class IIb

Status

Active

Approval area

Medical Devices

Conditions

- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.

Manufacturers

Name

Address

Bausch & Lomb Inc

1400 North Goodman Street

Rochester, New York, 14609

United States Of America

Products

1. Contact lens care kit

Product Type

Procedure Pack

Effective date

10/04/2014

GMDN

45088 Contact lens care kit

Intended purpose

A lens care kit containing contact lens case(s), lens care guide and contact lens solution(s) such as

cleaning solution, conditioning solution and wetting drops intended for loosening debris, cleaning, rinsing,

soaking, disinfecting, rewetting and conditioning of rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lenses and

rewetting, lubricating and soothing the eye during RGP lens wear.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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This is not an ARTG Certificate document.

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Visit www.tga.gov.au for contact information

9-11-2018

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Health Canada reminds Canadians of the risks of decorative contact lenses

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#ICYMI This past week was Healthy Contact Lens Week. The FDA encourages everyone to take care of their contact lenses by proper cleaning, routine exams and visits, and following the FDA and @CDCgov to stay informed on contact lens safety  https://go.usa.g

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Check out the #FDA’s 7 tips for proper contact lens care #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/u4VcqcA2uJ

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After over 20 years of wearing contact lenses, this freelance blogger had an unexpected diagnosis in her left eye:  http://bit.ly/2h2NcHz .pic.twitter.com/ecJErFeiSH

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-8-2018

Do you need to improve your contact lens wear and care habits? Here are some simple tips to help keep your eyes safe! #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/Gnez9sxXgE

Do you need to improve your contact lens wear and care habits? Here are some simple tips to help keep your eyes safe! #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/Gnez9sxXgE

Do you need to improve your contact lens wear and care habits? Here are some simple tips to help keep your eyes safe! #OnePairTakeCare pic.twitter.com/Gnez9sxXgE

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

Do you wear contact lenses? This rare but serious infection of the eye primarily affects people who wear contact lenses. #GuessthePathogen, and make sure to practice healthy habits  http://bit.ly/2ifnt2O  #ContactLensHealthWeekpic.twitter.com/ZBZAAtbrVr

Do you wear contact lenses? This rare but serious infection of the eye primarily affects people who wear contact lenses. #GuessthePathogen, and make sure to practice healthy habits http://bit.ly/2ifnt2O  #ContactLensHealthWeekpic.twitter.com/ZBZAAtbrVr

Do you wear contact lenses? This rare but serious infection of the eye primarily affects people who wear contact lenses. #GuessthePathogen, and make sure to practice healthy habits http://bit.ly/2ifnt2O  #ContactLensHealthWeek pic.twitter.com/ZBZAAtbrVr

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

It’s #ContactLensHealthWeek! Remember to wear your contacts no longer than recommended and to replace your contact lens case once every 3 months!  https://go.usa.gov/xUskq 
#OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/VRDkVPvMTR

It’s #ContactLensHealthWeek! Remember to wear your contacts no longer than recommended and to replace your contact lens case once every 3 months! https://go.usa.gov/xUskq  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/VRDkVPvMTR

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

It’s Contact Lens Health Week and the FDA is working to ensure safe and useful devices are available to patients and consumers. Check out our recent contact lens approvals:  https://go.usa.gov/xUz4M  and https://go.usa.gov/xUz4t  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitt

It’s Contact Lens Health Week and the FDA is working to ensure safe and useful devices are available to patients and consumers. Check out our recent contact lens approvals: https://go.usa.gov/xUz4M  and https://go.usa.gov/xUz4t  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitt

It’s Contact Lens Health Week and the FDA is working to ensure safe and useful devices are available to patients and consumers. Check out our recent contact lens approvals: https://go.usa.gov/xUz4M  and https://go.usa.gov/xUz4t  #OnePairTakeCare pic.twitter.com/PcxUGHgwoV

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-8-2018

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses!  #OnePairTakeCare  https://go.usa.gov/xUs89 pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses! #OnePairTakeCare https://go.usa.gov/xUs89 pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

Always use contact lens solution, not water, to clean and store your lenses! #OnePairTakeCare https://go.usa.gov/xUs89  pic.twitter.com/Jm50z0UFVu

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-8-2018

Tune into CDC Facebook today at 2 pm ET for a Facebook Live chat on contact lens wear and care.  https://www.facebook.com/CDC/  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/Akf1Dz93Xx

Tune into CDC Facebook today at 2 pm ET for a Facebook Live chat on contact lens wear and care. https://www.facebook.com/CDC/  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/Akf1Dz93Xx

Tune into CDC Facebook today at 2 pm ET for a Facebook Live chat on contact lens wear and care. https://www.facebook.com/CDC/  #OnePairTakeCare pic.twitter.com/Akf1Dz93Xx

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-8-2018

Contact Lens Health Week is here and the FDA and @CDCgov are reminding you of safe measures to ensure proper use of contact lenses. Check out the CDC’s Healthy Habits Mean Healthy Eye video #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/jxiBHA3CiT

Contact Lens Health Week is here and the FDA and @CDCgov are reminding you of safe measures to ensure proper use of contact lenses. Check out the CDC’s Healthy Habits Mean Healthy Eye video #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/jxiBHA3CiT

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

17-8-2018

Next week is Healthy Contact Week. Join the @CDCgov for a Facebook Live chat on Monday August 20th at 2 PM for a conversation on contact lens use.  http://facebook.com/CDC/   #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/7HDQYrdPBv

Next week is Healthy Contact Week. Join the @CDCgov for a Facebook Live chat on Monday August 20th at 2 PM for a conversation on contact lens use. http://facebook.com/CDC/  #OnePairTakeCarepic.twitter.com/7HDQYrdPBv

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration