CooperVision Product Discontinuations for 2018

11:30 AM

It's that time of year again! As new technology in the world of contact lenses continues to enter the marketplace and get FDA approval, older and less breathable contact lenses are being taken off the market.  Effective as of 11/1/2017 you can no longer get trial or diagnostic lenses of any contact lens listed below.  Here's a list of the recent discontinuations and their last dates for available box purchases by CooperVision:


  • Biomedics XC
    • Discontinued 11/1/2017
    • Biomedics 38 and Biomedics 55 were discontinued in 2016
    • Biomedics Premier (aspheric) is still available at this time
  • Clearsight 1 Day Toric
    • Discontinued 11/1/2017
  • Vertex Toric XR
    • Discontinued 1/1/2018
    • Vertex Sphere was discontinued in 2016
  • Avaira Sphere
    • Discontinued 5/1/2018
    • This lens is being replaced by Avaira Vitality
  • Avaira Toric
    • Discontinued 1/1/2018
    • This lens is being replaced by Avaira Vitality Toric
  • Frequency 55 Toric
    • Discontinued 11/1/2018
    • Frequency 55 sphere was discontinued in 2016, Frequency 55 Aspheric is still available at this time 
  • Frequency 55 Toric XR
    • Discontinued 11/1/2018

If you need extended range (XR) toric lenses,  Proclear Toric XR and Biofinity Toric XR are both still available through CooperVision!

If you wear one of these CooperVision products, you are in the most current contact lens technology! These are the brands that will continue to be available and best priced by the company going forward.


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    1. The Preference line of lenses were discontinued on 11/1/2018. Check out this article for the update: http://www.eyedolatryblog.com/2018/08/discontinued-contact-lens-update.html

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