ProGel™ is an isotonic, clear, viscoelastic solution of highly purified HydroxyPropylMethylCellulose (HPMC). It is used for maintaining space in the anterior chamber and for protection of endo-ocular tissues during surgery.
|Has outstanding optical clarity|
|Viscosity: 4,5 K centipoises|
|Molecular weight 92 K Daltons|
|Does not provoke inflammatory or immunogenic reactions|
|Can easily be removed by irrigation and aspiration|
|Is easy to use: no membranes to puncture|
|Is free of conservation additives|
ProGel is indicated for use as an ophthalmic surgical aid in anterior segment surgical procedures, including cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation. ProGel maintains a deep chamber during anterior segment surgery. ProGel may also be used for lubricating instruments.