INTENDED PURPOSE OF VISCOELASTIC
Ophthalmic viscosurgical devices are intended to be used during posterior and anterior segment surgery in the human eye to create and maintain space, to manipulate intraocular tissue and to protect the corneal endothelium.
INDICATION FOR USE
Viscoelastics are for use during anterior segment intraocular surgery, such as cataract extraction and IOL implantation. It has to be entirely removed from the eye after completion of the procedure.
The Hydrophilic Acrylic/Hydrophobic/Anterior Chamber Lens, CTR, Viscoelastic, Injectors are not FDA approved and is currently unavailable in the US.