Range Overview and EM Pharma

The VIZ Rx ocular lubricant range is designed to be a cost-effective option for the treatment of mild, moderate and severe dry eyes1.

EM Pharma is one of the largest suppliers of ocular lubricants in the UK through its supply of VizulizeTM OTC range and other brands to the UK Pharmacy sector such as Boots, Lloyds, Rowlands, Day Lewis and independent pharmacy.

The preservative free VIZ Rx range has been developed to be consistent with the prescribing guidelines issued by Moorfields Eye Hospital and NICE.

VIZ Rx Range and Therapeutic Indications

The VIZ Rx ocular lubricant range is designed to be a cost-effective option for the treatment of mild, moderate and severe dry eyes.

EM Pharma VIZ Rx Ocular Lubricant Range

VIZ RxTM productActive ingredientPreservativeIndication
VIZcellose® 0.5%Carmellose 0.5%Preservative FreeMild dry eyes
VIZcellose® 1.0%Carmellose 1.0%Preservative FreeSevere dry eyes
VIZhyal®0.1%Sodium Hyaluronate 0.1%Preservative FreeModerate dry eyes
VIZhyal® 0.17%Sodium Hyaluronate 0.2%Preservative FreeModerate dry eyes / post-surgery
VIZhyal® 0.4%Sodium Hyaluronate 0.4%Preservative FreeModerate to severe dry eyes / post-surgery

Medical Device Registration

The VIZ Rx Range of ocular lubricants are registered Medical Devices under the European Directive (2017/745/ EU).  A Class I medical device are those devices that have a low to moderate risk to the patient and/or user therefore required to comply with the lowest level of regulatory control.  Class II medical devices are those devices that have a moderate to high risk to the patient and/or user therefore require more stringent regulatory controls to provide assurance of their effectiveness and safety.  The VIZ Rx range are class II medical devices.

  1. Moorfields “Prescribing Guidelines for Ocular Lubricants”. Available from: https://www.moorfields.nhs.uk/sites/default/files/NCL%20NEW%20Prescribing%20Guidelines%20for%20Ocular%20Lubricants%202017.pdf <Accessed 7th January 2019>