16 CFR Part 315; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request; Contact Lens Rule: FTC Project No. R511995 #00523

Submission Number:
00523
Commenter:
gregory evans
State:
California
Initiative Name:
16 CFR Part 315; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request; Contact Lens Rule: FTC Project No. R511995
I am a health care provider and would like to comment on the Contact Lens Rule. As a provider my concern lies with the following: 1) Unverified replacement of lenses - this appears to be happening based on my personal experience with patients renewing prescriptions that have expired 2) Switching of lens parameters by suppliers - as a provider it is important that what has been prescribed is filled. Allowing suppliers to switch brands or materials will put the patient at significantly higher risk of adverse events including severe events