Catalogue Number: 4000
Blink Intensive Tears Plus Bottle 10 ml
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Contact lenses and accessories
Corporation: Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2015
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Publisher/Manufacturer: Abbott Medical Optics Inc., Santa Ana, California, USA
Description Of Item: Grey-blue plastic bottle with sealed screw cap with white label affixed imprinted with the product name, formulation of contents and instructions for use. Expiry 2017/03. Temporary storage Box A
Historical Significance: A gel based lubricant designed for as a long term tear supplement. Since 2017 Abbott Medical Optics (AMO) has been part of Johnson and Johnson Vision. The words represented by AMO have undergone many changes since American Medical Optics was formed in 1976 s different mergers and acquisitions of the company took place. On acquisition by Allergan in 1986 it became Allergan Medical Optics, spun off as Advanced Medical Optics in 2002, acquired by Abbott Laboratories and renamed Abbott Medical Optics in 2009, to its latest acquisition by Johnson and Johnson as part of Johnson and Johnson Vision.
How Acquired: Donated by Colin Bates
Date Acquired: 17/7/2017
Condition: Very Good
Location: Archive Room. East wall Unit 5 Cupboard