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AMO Recalls Moistureplus Multipurpose Solution

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Contact Lens Solution Recall

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Advanced Medical Optics is immediately and voluntarily recalling its Complete MoisturePlusTM contact lens solutions.

The recall was annunced in response to information received today from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding eye infections from Acanthamoeba, a naturally occurring water-borne organism which can contribute to serious corneal infections. CDC data was made available to AMO today showing that it had completed interviews with 46 patients who had developed Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) since January 2005. A total of 39 of these patients were soft contact lens wearers, 21 of whom reported using Complete