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F-Octane

Labtician Ophthalmics, Inc., brings Canadian vitreoretinal surgeons a complete range of tamponades for use in their surgical procedures, including F-Octane® by Fluoron®.

F-Octane® is an ultrapure perfluorohexyloctane that provides vitreoretinal surgeons with a variety of features and possible applications:

  • Can be used for intraoperative tissue manipulation
  • Biocompatible, completely fluorinated, chemically inert composition
  • Specific density of 1.76 g/cm3, (aqueous is at 1.00 g/cm3), designed to sink in the eye for enhanced suitability when used in cases such as:

    • Large tears
    • Trauma
    • Laser photocoagulation and cryotherapy
    • Lifting of luxated lenses
    • Short-term tamponade
F-Octane® should be removed from the eye at the conclusion of surgery. F-Octane® is packaged in 5 mL and 7 mL syringes.

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