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VISISIL

HIGH QUALITY, PURIFIED SILICONE OIL

VISISIL is fractionated, purified, sterile and apyrogenic silicone oil designed for prolonged tamponade after surgical treatment for severe retinal detachment

AVAILABLE IN STERILE 10 ML VIAL IN A POUCH

PROPERTIES

Viscosity at 25°C                      : 1000 cSt ± 50 cSt 

Refractive Index at 25°C         : 1.4013 - 1.4053

Specific Gravity at 30°C          : 0.967 - 0.975

Content of -OH end groups  : < 70 ppm

Average Molecular Weight  : 44,0000 ± 1000

Poly Dispersion Index           : 2.5

Toxic Residue                         : Nil

INDICATIONS

Retinal detachment with giant tear, retinal detachment with proliferative vitreo retinopathy (PVR), proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) and traumatic retinal detachment.

CONTRAINDICATION

Pseudophakic patients with silicone intraocular lens (silicone oil can chemically interact and opacify silicone elastomers).

PRECAUTIONS

As with any surgical procedure, posterior segment surgery using VISISIL presents risks which the surgeon must evaluate.

  • Do not resterilize.

  • Single use product only.

  • Do not use if packaging that ensures sterility is damaged.

  • Do not use after expiry date.

ADVERSE REACTIONS

The most common adverse reactions include cataract, anterior chamber oil migration, keratopathy and glaucoma. Other adverse reactions include optic nerve atrophy, rubeosis iritis, temporary IOP increase, macular pucker, vitreous hemorrhage, phthisis, traction detachment, angle block, subretinal strands, retinal rupture, endophthalmitis, subretinal silicone oil, choroidal detachment, aniridia and cystoid macular edema. Opacification of silicone IOL has been reported (in-vitro).

ADMIXTURE INCOMPATIBILITY

Do not admix with any other substance prior to injection.

STORAGE

Store between 2°C and 35°C

HOURS

MONDAY - FRIDAY
9 AM to 5 PM (CST)

TELEPHONE

EMAIL

(608) 270 3880

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LOCATION

(608) 270 3882

6441 ENTERPRISE LN, MADISON, WI, USA