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1. (WO1998014221) SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DISINFECTING CONTACT LENSES

Pub. No.:    WO/1998/014221    International Application No.:    PCT/US1997/017560
Publication Date: Apr 9, 1998 International Filing Date: Sep 29, 1997
IPC: A61L 12/12
G02C 13/00
Applicants: ALLERGAN SALES, INC.
Inventors: HUNT, Terrence, J.
BAKHIT, Peter, G.
Title: SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DISINFECTING CONTACT LENSES
Abstract:
A system for disinfecting a contact lens includes a first container section holding a first liquid medium containing hydrogen peroxide. A second container section is provided and holds a second liquid medium containing a hydrogen peroxide destroying component. The first and second container sections are configured to substantially simultaneously provide the first liquid medium and the second liquid medium to form a combined liquid medium containing an amount of hydrogen peroxide from the first liquid medium effective to disinfect a contact lens contacted with the combined liquid medium and an amount of hydrogen peroxide destroying component from the second liquid medium effective to destroy at least a major amount of the hydrogen peroxide in the combined liquid medium.