The Fables on Pharmacy Labels

Contact Lens Solution: "No Rub" A lens solution billed as "no rub" meets FDA requirements for killing bacteria, but it doesn't clear the dead bacteria from the surface of the lens. "Soaking without rubbing will kill the bug but won't remove the bug body," says Christine Sindt, O.D., head of the American Optometric Association's contact lens and cornea section. "Only rubbing will restore lenses to their cleanest state." That's critical, because wearing lenses that have microbial buildup can...Full Story
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