Catalogue Number: 3997
Complete Multi-Purpose Solution Box containing Bottle and Case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Contact lenses and accessories
Corporation: Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2013
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Publisher/Manufacturer: Abbott Medical Optics Inc., Quarryvale, Cork, Ireland
Description Of Item: Blue cardboard box 135 mm x 65 mm x 35 mm, imprinted in yellow and white with logo/ COMPLETE/ Multi-Purpose Solution/ Easy Rub Formula/ Disinfection and Comfort for Healthy Lens Wear/60 ml & Lens Case/USA FDA APPROVED/STERILE A/SAMPLE NOT FOR SALE/For Soft Contact Lenses/Abbott on the face, Properties and instructions for use on the other three faces and on the inside back surface. Box contains a blue and white case with Complete logo embossed on the left (blue) cap. Temporary storage Box A
Historical Significance: This is a starter kit designed to be given to a patient on delivery of new lenses with enough solution to last for up to two weeks. Ideally a review visit would be scheduled before the solution was exhausted.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
Location: Archive Room. East wall Unit 5 Cupboard