EasyGas® C2F6

The first ready-to-use air gas mixture

EasyGas® C2F6

Syringe G-80960, 40 ml, sterile

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  • Quick and easy application through sterile, pre-filled system
  • Safe usage because of precise, non-expanding mixture ratio in each syringe
  • Nomix-up of gases due to colour coding

Use

EasyGas® EasyGas C2F6 is used as a long-term tamponade after operative treatment of severe retinal detachment, particularly for:

  • Retinal detachments with giant tears
  • Retinal detachments without proliferation
  • Retinal detachments in cases of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR))
  • Traumatic retinal detachments
EasyGas SF6EasyGas C2F6EasyGas C3F8
Effective tamponade time [days]61530
Retention time / Longevity* [weeks]1 - 24 - 56 - 8
Non-expansive gas concentration* [%]201612
* Reference: Mohamed S., Lai TYY. (2010): Intraocular gas in vitreoretinal surgery. HKJ Ophthalmol 14, 8-13.
IndicationEasyGas SF6EasyGas C2F6EasyGas C3F8
Retinal detachment with giant tears°°°
Retinal detachment without proliferation°°-
Retinal detachment in cases of proliferative diabetic retinopathy(PDR)°°-
Proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR)°°°
Traumatic retinal detachmen°°-
Idiopathic macular hole°°°
Reference: Cekic O., Ohji M. (2000): Intraocular gas tamponades. Semin Ophthalmol 15 (1): 3-14. Kim S. S., Smiddy W. E., Feuer W. J., Shi W. (2008): Outcomes of Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) versus Perfluoropropane (C3F8) Gas Tamponade for Macular Hole Surgery. 28: 1408ľ1415.