16 CFR Part 315; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request; Contact Lens Rule: FTC Project No. R511995 #00003

Submission Number:
00003
Commenter:
Paddy Kalish
State:
Massachusetts
Initiative Name:
16 CFR Part 315; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request; Contact Lens Rule: FTC Project No. R511995
1. Contact Lenses are medical devices and not a commodity 2.Wearing contact lenses may put one at risk of several serious conditions including eye infections and corneal ulcers. These conditions can develop very quickly and can be very serious and potential afflictions may result in vision loss and rarely, neuro/systemic failure 3. Prescription of contact lenses, quantity authorized and date of expiration of prescription must be left to the medical discretion of the practitioner 4. Online or Mass vendors must not harass practitioners with Robot or automated calls which constitute both an economic assault and harassment. Patients may submit prescription directly to the vendors