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How often do I need to disinfect my contact lenses?


How often you need to disinfect your contact lenses varies depending on the type of lenses you wear:

  • Soft and rigid gas permeable contact lenses (RGPs) should be cleaned and disinfected once per day. Always use the appropriate solution.

  • Extended-wear lenses should be cleaned and disinfected when they are removed, unless you have been directed to throw them away.

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