MiSight® 1 Day Contact Lenses
MiSight® 1 day soft contact lenses are specifically designed for myopia control and are FDA approved* to slow the progression of myopia in children aged 8-12 at the initiation of treatment.1†
Does your child have trouble seeing objects clearly at a distance? Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a very common vision problem for kids. If not addressed, it often worsens as your child gets older. (1) 96% of childhood-onset myopia worsens as the child grows. (2) The good news is there are solutions to slow the progression of myopia in age-appropriate children.
Take on myopia with MiSight® 1 day
MiSight® 1 day soft contact lenses are specifically designed for myopia control and are FDA approved* to slow the progression of myopia in children aged 8-12 at the initiation of treatment. (2,‡) Talk with us to see if MiSight® 1 day is an option for your child.
Are MiSight® 1 day contacts safe and easy for my child to use?
- Clinical studies show MiSight® 1 day contact lenses has a strong safety profile (3)
- MiSight® 1 day contact lenses are easy for age-appropriate children to use (2)
- 9 of 10 children as young as 8 years old are able to insert and remove their lenses on their own (4,¶)
- Contact lenses also improved how the children felt about themselves, their appearance, self-esteem, and ability to perform activities (5,6)
*Indications for use: MiSight® 1 day (omafilcon A) soft (hydrophilic) contact lenses for daily wear are indicated for the correction of myopic ametropia and for slowing the progression of myopia in children with non-diseased eyes, who at the initiation of treatment are 8-12 years of age and have a refraction of -0.75 to -4.00 diopters(spherical equivalent) with ≤ 0.75 diopters of astigmatism. The lens is to be discarded after each removal.
† Only FDA-approved soft contact lens designed for myopia control in the U.S.
‡ Compared to a single vision 1 day lens over a 3-year period.
¶ By one month. As reported by parents.
- Donovan L, Sankaridurg P, Ho A, Naduvilath T, Smith EL 3rd, Holden BA. Myopia progression rates in urban children wearing single-vision spectacles. Optom Vis Sci. 2012 Jan;89(1):27-32. doi: 10.1097/OPX. 0b013e3182357f79. PMID: 21983120; PMCID: PMC3249020.
- Chamberlain P, et al. A 3-year randomized clinical trial of MiSight® lenses for myopia control. Optom Vis Sci. 2019; 96(8):556-567.
- Woods, J., Jones, D., Jones, L., Jones, S., Hunt, C., Chamberlain, P., & McNally, J. (2021). Ocular health of children wearing daily disposable contact lenses over a 6-year period. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye.]
- CVI data on file 2018. MiSight 1 day 3-year study report.
- Rah MJ, et al. Vision specific quality of life of pediatric contact lens wearers. Optom Vis Sci. 2010;87(8):560-6.
- Walline JJ, et al. Benefits of contact lens wear for children and teens. Eye Contact Lens. 2007;33(6 Pt 1):317-321.
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