Alcon is the market leader in ophthalmic surgical products, providing a comprehensive surgical portfolio. We apply rigorous scientific research to develop leading-edge cataract, retinal and refractive surgical technologies. Our line of AcrySof® intraocular lenses has revolutionized cataract treatment since its introduction in 1994. With over 50 million lenses implanted worldwide, more people depend on AcrySof® intraocular lenses for their sight after cataract surgery than any other intraocular lens in the world.
Alcon is the largest ophthalmic pharmaceutical company in the world. Our pharmaceuticals are used globally every day to treat millions of people who suffer from eye diseases and conditions such as glaucoma, eye infection, eye inflammation, eye allergies and ear infections. We have highlighted some of our flagship pharmaceutical products that are revolutionizing eye care and eye health.
Alcon is the largest manufacturer of contact lens care products in the world and is widely known for its artificial tears for dry eye therapy and eye vitamins to help protect eye health. While we manufacture and sell dozens of eye care products around the globe, some of our more widely used products are highlighted here.