Johnson & Johnson Pacific Pty Ltd—1-DAY ACUVUE TruEye contact lenses

Identifying features

The affected products contain a lot number that begins with one of the following sequences: 492405, 492439, 492441, 492443, 492445, 492452, 492453, 492460, 502111, 502167. The lot number is located in the barcode on the outer packaging and/or individual lens container (see image).

ARTG number 156423

What are the defects?

There was a failure in one of the manufacturing line's rinsing procedures that could leave a small amount of residue on the contact lens.

What are the hazards?

Residue could cause irritation on insertion but would not result in any long term health consequences.

What should consumers do?

If your contact lenses are affected by this recall, please discontinue use and call Johnson & Johnson Pacific Pty Ltd on 1800 002 832 between 7.30am to 6:15pm (Australia AEST) Monday to Friday or visit www.acuvue.com.au at any time for further information. You can also speak to your optometrist for information on how to return the product for replacement.

If you are in doubt of the product lot number you have in possession, or if you have purchased the product overseas, please contact us at 1800 002 832 or visit www.acuvue.com.au.

Supplier
Johnson & Johnson Pacific Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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