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Presbyopic package

A new contact lens for prebyopic patients expands SynergEyes’ hybrid range

SynergEyes progressive contact lens

SynergEyes UK has launched a new customisable centre distance contact lens for presbyopic patients as part of its Duette Progressive hybrid range.

President and chief executive of SynergEyes, optometrist James Kirchner, said: “This exciting lens enables practitioners to have the complete presbyopic package for the entire range of presbyopic needs.”

The contact lens features the company’s FlexOptics technology, which includes an adjustable centre distance zone ranging from 1.8–4.0mm, driven by photopic pupil size, with add powers from +0.75–+5.00D.

SynergEyes explained that the Duette Progressive range offers “uncompromised gas permeable optics with soft skirt comfort for emerging to advanced presbyopia.”

Its Tangible Hydra-PEG coating provides increased lubricity for increased comfort, and SoftCushion Comfort Technology enhances tear exchange and lens movement, according to the company.