Recall Clouds Outlook for Advanced Medical

Shares plunged Tuesday after the company's multi-purpose contact lens solution was linked to a rare infection that can cause blindness

Shares of Advanced Medical Optics (EYE) plunged May 29 after the company announced a voluntary recall of its Complete MoisturePlus products after U.S. health officials linked them to a rare amoebic infection that can cause blindness. The recall news, which hit late May 25, is the second piece of bad news to hit makers of multi-purpose contact lens solutions in nearly a year.

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