This excerpt taken from the EYE 10-K filed Mar 1, 2007.
Viscoelastics. We are a leading provider of viscoelastic products with the Healon family of viscoelastics. The different characteristics associated with each Healon product, Healon, Healon GV and Healon5, provide surgeons with a range of viscoelastic choices that combine the familiarity of the Healon line with advanced technologies to satisfy different surgical needs. Healon was the first viscoelastic introduced into the ophthalmic surgical product market and is known for its purity and ease of use. Healon GV is of a greater viscosity than the original Healon solution. Healon5 is the first viscoadaptive agent to exhibit properties of both cohesive and dispersive viscoelastics and has the highest viscosity. Sales of our viscoelastic products represented approximately 12%, 14% and 10% of our net sales in 2006, 2005 and 2004, respectively.
This excerpt taken from the EYE 10-K filed Mar 14, 2006.
Viscoelastics. We acquired from Pfizer in June 2004 the Healon family of viscoelastics, and as a result are a leading provider of viscoelastic products. The Healon family is one of the leading brands of viscoelastics and has significantly expanded the scale of our existing viscoelastic offering. The different characteristics associated with each Healon product,