FDA concerned about recalled contact lens solution

August 6, 2007

Consumers may not be aware of the May recall of Complete MoisturePlus Multipurpose Contact Lens Solution manufactured by Advanced Medical Optics (AMO) and continue to use the recalled product. Several cases of Acanthamoeba keratitis reported to CDC involved the use of AMO Complete MoisturePlus after the recall was announced.

The FDA announced that many consumers may not be aware of the May recall of Complete MoisturePlus Multipurpose Contact Lens Solution manufactured by Advanced Medical Optics (AMO) and continue to use the recalled product. Several cases of Acanthamoeba keratitis reported to CDC involved the use of AMO Complete MoisturePlus after the recall was announced. Individuals who wear soft contact lenses should stop using the product immediately and discard all remaining solution, including partially used or unopened bottles. See the FDA preliminary health notification dated May 31 for recommendations for contact lens wearers. For the complete MedWatch 2007 Safety Summary, including a link to the FDA news release and preliminary public health notice, visit