Fluostrips 1% fluoresein strips
Fluostrips (1% Fluorescein Ophthalmic Strips)
1 Carton = 300 Strips
CE Approved Product
The World’s Largest Selling Fluorescein Strips. Now available in a convenient 300 strip box. Not only is it easier to open and store but also excellent value.
Overview – Fluorescein Sodium Strip is made of filter paper impregnated with highly pure fluorescein sodium solution. Sterilized by EO
Use – It is the most commonly used diagnostic strip used to visualise defects or abrasions in the corneal epithelium by staining the areas of cellular loss. Also useful for evaluation of hard contact lens fitting & applanation tonometry.
Direction - Moisten the tip of the strip ( the side with the fluorescein sodium) by 1 or 2 drops of sterile water or sterile ophthalmic irrigating solution; touch the fornix or conjunctiva gently by the wet tip. For optimal results, the patient should blink several times after application
This product is also known as BioGlo or Bio Glo. Previous products such as Bausch and Lomb Fluorets. Fluo Strips are also used commonly by Vets in veterinary practice. There was recently a shortage of this product in Canada and the USA. Rest assured that we have plenty of Fluorescein for sale and are in stock at very competitive prices
This product is primarily used for:
- For evaluating Contact lens fitting
- Corneal and Conjunctival problems
- Applanation Tonometry
Each sterile strip is impregnated with 1mg of Fluorescein Sodium I.P. Each box contains 300 sterile strips. This product is used for the staining of the anterior segment of the eye when fitting contact lenses. To ensure full fluorescence and patient comfort when using these strips, the impregnated tip should be moistened before application. One or two drops of sterile irrigating or saline solution should be used for this purpose. Touch conjunctiva or fornix as required with moistened tip. It is recommended that the patient blink several times after application.
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