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Alcon offers the widest spectrum of products in eye care. Our Vision Care portfolio offers award winning daily disposable, monthly replacement and colour-enhancing contact lenses, as well as contact lens care products for comfortable and convenient vision correction options.

DAILIES TOTAL1® Multifocal


As the first and only water gradient multifocal contact lens, the award winning DAILIES TOTAL1 Multifocal is an ideal choice for patients with presbyopia seeking the combination of superior breathability*, exceptional comfort and seamless vision from near to far.1-4

Who should wear DAILIES TOTAL1 Multifocal?  

Ideal for patients who:

  • Are emerging or established presbyopes looking for a lens that offers clear and crisp vision at all distances from near to far1
  • Are current  monovision lens wearers looking to experience binocular vision at all distances1
  • Want to wear contact lenses from the moment they wake up until when they go to bed
  • Are health conscious
  • Have a busy life, work hard and play hard

Also recommended for spectacle wearers who :

  • Want to occasionally wear contact lenses for outdoors activities, playing sports and holidays
Features Benefits
Daily disposable lens with unique water gradient material 16 hours of exceptional comfort1,2

SmarTearsTM Technology

Tear film stabilisation for reduced dryness and better contrast sensitivity5-8

The highest breathability of any branded daily disposable lens*

White, healthy-looking eyes3

High water content at the surface9

Minimises friction with the delicate tissues of the eye, for a contact lens that feels like nothing10,11

LightStream® Lens Technology

Quality and consistency for excellent comfort with every lens

Handling tint

Simplified handling

Precision ProfileTM Design

Seamless vision from near to far4

Same optical design as AIR OPTIX AQUA® MULTIFOCAL and DAILIES® AquaComfort PLUS® Multifocal

96% fit success rate12§

The first and only spherical water gradient contact lens that feels like nothing11

SmarTears: a smart addition to natural tears 

SmarTears technology features an ingredient that is designed to actively stabilise the tear film5, For reduced dryness from morning until night1,9.

  • Releases phosphatidylcholine (PC), an ingredient found in natural tears5
  • Stabilises the tear film to provide continuous moisture throughout the day6
  • Helps relieve contact lens dryness by restoring the lipid layer when needed5 and improves visual performance8

Precision Profile Design : for clear, seamless vision at all distances4

A consistent ADD effect results in improved vision, predictable clinical results and decreased fitting time13.


Product information


delefilcon A
The only water gradient multifocal contact lens

Water content (%) Core Water Content (%) 33%; Surface Water Content (%) > 80%
Dk/t 156 @ -3.00D
Tc (mm) 0.09
TD (mm) 14.1
BOZR (mm) 8.5
Power range (steps)

+6.00D to -10.00D (0.25D)

ADD (steps) 

LO (≤+1.25D), MED (+1.50D to +2.00D), HI (+2.25D - +2.50D)

Handling tint Yes
Lenses per box 30 and 90
Replacement frequency 1/7
Design  Precision Profile™ Design. Front surface: Aspheric. Back surface: Spherical

* Dk/t = 156 @ -3.00D. Compared with TruEye, Clariti 1 day and MyDay.

 †In vitro measurement of unworn lenses.

** Image is for illustrative purposes and not an exact representation.

§With 2 lenses or less per eye, based on DAILIES AquaComfort PLUS Multifocal and AIR OPTIX AQUA MULTIFOCAL contact lenses.

1. Maissa C, et al. Evaluation of the Lubricity of DAILIES TOTAL1 contact lenses after wear. Opt Vis Sci Annual meeting 2014.

2. Kern J, Rappon J, Bauman E, Vaughn B. Assessment of the relationship between contact lens coefficient of friction and subject lens comfort. ARVO 2013 Annual Meeting Abstract.

3. Based on the ratio of lens oxygen transmissibilities, among daily disposable lenses; Alcon data on file 2010.”

4. Alcon data on file, 2013

5. Pitt, et al. Loading and Release of a Phospholipid From Contact Lenses. Optom Vis Sci. 88(4).2011.

6. Perry SS, Huo S, Rudy A, Angelini TE, Sawyer WG. Tribology Laboratory. Hydrogel modulus measurements; Alcon data on file, 2013.

7. Ham BM, Cole RB, Jacob JT. Identification and comparison of the polar phospholipids in normal and dry eye rabbit tears by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. Invest Ophthalmol Vis

Sci. 2006;47(8):3330-3338.

8. Belda-Salmerón L, Ferrer-Blasco T, Albarrán-Diego C, Madrid-Costa D, Montés-Micó R. Diurnal variations in visual performance for disposable contact lenses. Optom Vis Sci. 2013;90(7):682-690.

9. Thekveli S, Qui Y, Kapoor Y, et al. Structure-property relationship of delefilcon A lenses. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2012;35(Supp1):e14.

10. Angelini T, Nixon R, Dunn A, et al. Viscoelasticity and mesh-size at the surface of hydrogels characterized with microrheology. ARVO 2013. E-abstract 114872.

11. “Pérez-Gómez I, Giles T. European survey of contact lens wearers and eye care professionals on

satisfaction with a new water gradient daily disposable contact lens. ClinicalOptometry. 2014;6:17-23”.

12. Bauman E, Lemp J, Kern J. Material Effect on Multifocal Contact Lens Fitting of Lenses of the Same Optical Design with the Same Fitting Guide. BCLA poster abstract, June 2017.

13. In randomized, double-masked clinical study with 104 patients; significance demonstrated at the 0.05 level; Alcon data on file, 2011.